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CBA the only bank in AUSTRAC’s sights over money-laundering scandal

Financial intelligence agency AUSTRAC says five customers of the Commonwealth Bank allegedly financed terrorism using intelligent deposit machines, and gives Australia’s other big banks the “all clear”.

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‘Shareholder spring’ dents FTSE100 remuneration rise

A second “shareholder spring” in 2016 saw more modest remuneration among the FTSE100 in 2017, but FTSE250 investors took umbrage at director salaries this time around.

The post ‘Shareholder spring’ dents FTSE100 remuneration rise appeared first on Board Agenda.

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Specialist pay consultants and their relationship with the Remco

While the debate over executive pay continues unabated, research sheds light on a largely overlooked element—the relationship between the remuneration committee and specialist pay consultants.

The post Specialist pay consultants and their relationship with the Remco appeared first on Board Agenda.

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PwC hit by another £5m fine after admitting failures in audit of RSM Tenon

PwC hit by a £5.1m fine over its audit work at collapsed accountants RSM Tenon, just four months after a similar fine over Connaught.

The post PwC hit by another £5m fine after admitting failures in audit of RSM Tenon appeared first on Board Agenda.

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PwC hit by another £5m fine after admitting failures in RSM Tenon audit

PwC hit by a £5.1m fine over its audit work at collapsed accountants RSM Tenon, just four months after a similar fine over Connaught.

The post PwC hit by another £5m fine after admitting failures in RSM Tenon audit appeared first on Board Agenda.

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Pipeline for ethnic minorities onto FTSE100 boards improves; existing number falls

The number of ethnic minorities in ‘pipeline’ roles to the top FTSE100 jobs has increased to 5%, but current number sitting on boards falls 18%, finds Green Park.

The post Pipeline for ethnic minorities onto FTSE100 boards improves; existing number falls appeared first on Board Agenda.

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Ethnic minority pipeline to FTSE100 boards rises; existing number falls

The number of people from ethnic minorities in “pipeline” roles to the top FTSE100 jobs has increased to 5%, but the current number sitting on boards has fallen by 18%, a new report finds.

The post Ethnic minority pipeline to FTSE100 boards rises; existing number falls appeared first on Board Agenda.

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More detail of long-term value created by UK companies proposed by FRC

New guidance on the reporting of non-financial matters has been proposed by accounting’s watchdog in an exposure draft, taking into account the UK’s recent implementation of new EU rules.

The post More detail of long-term value created by UK companies proposed by FRC appeared first on Board Agenda.

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Why boards need more women to make more money

Women create necessary balance on boards that ultimately leads to better decision making in the complex world of corporate finance, writes David Taylor.

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