Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events.

Long-term thinking: a key principle of 21st-century governance

The shift to integrated reporting may not be easy, but Richard Howitt of the International Integrated Reporting Council argues that if we are to create long-term value, it is crucial to embed it as a key governance principle.

The post Long-term thinking: a key principle of 21st-century governance appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]

Exxon under pressure over climate change reporting

Shareholders call on oil giant Exxon to produce regular reports on the implications of the Paris Accord to restrict global temperature rise to 2℃.

The post Exxon under pressure over climate change reporting appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]

Grant Thornton fined £2.3m over audit of firefighting company

Auditor sanctioned over lack of professional competence and failing to apply scepticism in audit of AssetCo.

The post Grant Thornton fined £2.3m over audit of firefighting company appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]

Grant Thornton fined £2.3m over audit of fire fighting company

Audit firm sanctioned over lack of professional competence and failing to apply scepticism.

The post Grant Thornton fined £2.3m over audit of fire fighting company appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]

Adviser concern builds for executive pay at Persimmon

Shareholder advisers issue guidance on pay settlement at UK’s second-largest housebuilder, Persimmon.

The post Adviser concern builds for executive pay at Persimmon appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]

All employees should be given digital skills

Business in the Community and Accenture call on companies to ensure their employees are fit for the coming digital revolution by ensuring they have the right skills.

The post All employees should be given digital skills appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]

US boards prepare for contact with activists

Almost three quarters are preparing for an approach from activists while more than a quarter report that have had contact with an activist in the past year, according to the Deloitte Board Practices Survey.

The post US boards prepare for contact with activists appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]

How to spot the narcissist in the boardroom

Manipulative, self-centred, ruthless—power-hungry leaders will put their own interests before those of the organisation they serve. Katharina Balazs explains how to recognise and deal with the narcissist in your midst.

The post How to spot the narcissist in the boardroom appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]

Adviser concern builds for executive pay at Persimmon

Shareholder advisers issue guidance on pay settlement at UK’s second largest house builder.

The post Adviser concern builds for executive pay at Persimmon appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]

Pay falling according to study of annual reports

The first forty major companies to publish their annual reports revealed that chief executive pay is falling. Analysis of the FTSE 100 members by professional services firm PwC showed that 42.5% of their CEOs did not get a pay rise. The Telegraph reports that the study found that the median total pay figure (including bonuses) fell by…

The post Pay falling according to study of annual reports appeared first on Board Agenda.

[…]