Surveys and Studies

You will find here all the featured Mazars' surveys, studies and whitepapers prepared by our experts in a variety of industries.

Preparing for climate reporting: Insights from small ASX firms

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Australia has made a significant step toward the introduction of mandatory climate-related financial disclosures for a large number of companies in Australia, whether listed or unlisted. The Bill was introduced into Parliament at the end of March and passed the House of Representatives on 6 June 2024. With this proposed mandate looming, how prepared are these companies to report according to the disclosure standards?

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Sustainability Nudge - Insights from behavioural economics to help organisations embrace their ESG journey

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Although many companies are aware that sustainability is increasingly becoming a pressing issue which needs to be addressed, the path may seem daunting and uncertain. The number of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) topics such as diversity and inclusion in the workplace, carbon emissions or biodiversity can be overwhelming and are unchartered territories for many organisations.

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Mazars’ C-Suite barometer 2021 in APAC

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Mazars' annual C-Suite Barometer is a comprehensive report of business executives' views and outlook for 2022, based on insights from over 1,000 executives around the globe, including around 200 from the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.

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Doing M&A in the Americas: Tax traps and structuring opportunities

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America is a vast continent often referred to as a ‘continent of contrasts due to its natural, economic, cultural, and demographic diversity. In addition, it also presents inequalities in economic and developmental structure. These factors create a source of tax uncertainties where doing business in this area can be challenging in terms of tax environments that are not as similar.

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Responsible banking practices: benchmark study 2021

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Financial institutions increasingly recognise that climate change and other environmental, social and corporate governance risks jeopardise the world’s economy and financial system.

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Doing M&A in Western Europe: Tax traps and structuring opportunities

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6-12-2021 With its place in Europe and its integration in the EU, Western Europe tends to be less of a source of tax uncertainties. But conducting business in this area can be a challenge regarding tax environments which are not that similar.

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The race to data maturity

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Businesses understand they need to leverage data to stay competitive and unlock future growth. All over the world,
they’re devoting significant executive time and betting big on new technologies to gain a competitive advantage. But do they have the data maturity to reach their objectives?

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Unlocking trust: Why global compliance is on the business agenda

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Compliance has long been a cornerstone of good business practice. But it can still be viewed as an obligation to be met rather than a driver of value.

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Doing M&A in Asia Pacific: Tax traps and structuring opportunities

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14-06-2021 Seeking opportunities outside their country of origin is a natural part of the growth journey for many businesses. By opening up new markets and connecting with new customers, businesses can increase their sales and profits, while spreading their risk by not having to rely on any one single market.

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What will the audit(or) of the future look like in APAC?

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Against a backdrop of shifting market expectations, Mazars released an independent report titled The future of audit: market view. The report highlights ‘standout findings’ and myths about audit with 501 responses from 12 countries.

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