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How to become a Non-Executive Director – Manchester 11 July 2018 @ Manchester One
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How to become a Non-Executive Director – Edinburgh 11 September 2018 @ Scotland Study Centre
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Corporate Governance Public Training courses | LRQA UK

Corporate Governance Public Training courses – LRQA offer training for many standards at many levels from beginner to advance. […]

SEBI’s New Disclosure Guidelines for Mutual Funds

Guest post from Shriram Subramanian, founder of InGovern Research Services with the objective of facilitating shareholder activism by institutional investors and thereby enhancing corporate governance in India. Proxy Advisory Services, Corporate Governance Research, Risk Monitoring, and Proxy Services. India’s SEBI, through a circular dated March 24th, 2014, released a new set of disclosure guidelines to be followed by mutual funds. These […] […]

Don’t rush in search of a quick buck

You can’t knock Treasurer Joe Hockey for his enthusiasm but his great privatisation push appears to be proceeding with undue haste.

Care needs to be taken to ensure any sale maximises the return to taxpayers and helps lift the performance of the economy. This is no time to rush.

Flooding the market with assets will only depress the price, particularly for those businesses deemed less than desirable.

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Head of Corporate Governance (24629340) – reed.co.uk

View details & apply online for this Head of Corporate Governance vacancy on reed.co.uk, the UK’s #1 job site. […]

Video Friday: SEBI vs Companies Act, 2013

I don’t follow corporate governance in India as much as I would like but this video explains some recent reforms too important to ignore. To exhort listed companies and their top executives to follow ‘good business practices’, regulator Sebi cleared new corporate governance norms that require them to justify CEO salaries, put in place whistle-blower […] […]

A Conversation with People You Wish You Could Speak with Before Proxy Season

I joined for what was billed as a ‘fireside chat’ style presentation featuring Anne Simpson of CalPERS, Ralph Whitworth of Relational Investors, LLC, and Katherine Rabin of Glass, Lewis & Co., who will address the hot topics of this year’s proxy season. “Bring your burning questions and get the opinions of these experts.” Presented in collaboration […] […]

Deloitte’s Balfour Beatty audit tenure to be tested

The UK corporate governance code suggests that the tender process should be put out no more than two years of the end of the current audit … […]

Blood ties overrule corporate governance principles in Murdoch empire

In 2011 News Corporation bought UK television production company Shine, the producer of hit shows such as Biggest Loser, MasterChef and One … […]

UK Corporate Governance Code statement of compliance At Spectris we are committed to …

UK Corporate Governance Code statement of compliance … we are committed to maintaining high standards of corporate governance, both at. […]

FRC to launch new consultation on going concern

… of accounting as part of changes to the UK corporate governance code. … be asked to confirm that, in their best judgement the company was viable, … […]