Latest Corporate governance articles

August 18, 2016

With business disruption becoming the norm, boards can’t afford to not include discussions on strategy and innovation on their agendas

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August 18, 2016

Number of companies targeted expected to double in 2016

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August 3, 2016

On opening companies up to foreign investment: a governance perspective

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July 26, 2016

Group of 13 companies to set baseline for conversation on improving governance

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July 26, 2016

The UK’s new prime minister brings executive pay back into the spotlight

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July 6, 2016

Investor engagement as important as regulation when it comes to improving governance practices in Asia

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June 21, 2016

A day at Chateau Frontenac

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June 7, 2016

Chris Taylor from Ipreo speaks to IR Magazine

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June 1, 2016

Shareholder activists are commonly thought of as focusing on financial and operational issues. Like others on the buy side, however, they are upping their focus on governance

This article is now available to subscribers as an audio recording too – please see below the "At a glance" section for the playback option.

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June 1, 2016

Chairman of newly formed Morrow Sodali Global on the evolution of corporate governance 

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Managing CFO transitions proves as critical as that of CEOs

An array of companies, from Google’s parent Alphabet to Whirlpool, have named new finance chiefs in the past year. That’s not surprising given the 2015 turnover rate of CFOs among S&P 100 companies was roughly 25 percent.

This volatility underscores that investor relations and corporate communications executives are as likely to manage a CFO’s transition as a CEO’s during their career. This article identifies the elements that have proved to be essential in getting right the IR dimensions of the new CFO’s announcement, and helping ensure that person’s critical first 100 days are a success.

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