UK parliament, London, House of Parliament

22 June, 2017

No corporate governance reform ‘talk’ in Brexit-focused Queen’s Speech

Queen's Speech lays out legislative agenda for Theresa May, but ignores corporate governance despite the issue being at the heart of the prime minister's social justice agenda when she first came to power.

Polling station, general election

9 June, 2017

Doubts for governance reform in hung parliament

Theresa May came to power promising to overhaul corporate governance. The general election result throws into doubt the future of Brexit negotiations as well as potential governance reforms.

Brexit, EU, Union Jack, flags

1 June, 2017

ESMA sets out principles for Brexit among EU member states

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has released guidance on achieving a common approach to supervision among EU member states following Brexit.

Brexit, EU flag

19 May, 2017

Business voice must be heard in Brexit negotiations

New body aims to make the voice of business sectors heard, while civil servants from the UK and European Union work out of the terms of Brexit.

Brexit scenario-planning, UK, EU

31 March, 2017

Brexit: a strategic risk that makes scenario-planning a priority

Brexit scenario-planning becomes the key boardroom activity for UK companies as the prime minister triggers Article 50.

29 March, 2017

CBI calls for Brexit quick wins

Trade body the Confederation of British Industry identifies quick wins for the UK government on the day Theresa May triggers Article 50.

Brexit, EU, law

20 January, 2017

Great Repeal Bill planned after Brexit to replace EU laws

The UK government plans to implement a "Great Repeal Bill" following the UK's official withdrawal from the EU, which would replace or remove all EU laws.

14 January, 2017

2017: Key issues in the year ahead

The PM's green paper, technology, responsible leadership and Brexit: experts highlight the issues they see as most important for corporate governance and leadership in the next 12 months.

14 October, 2016

Annual reports expected to describe Brexit impact

Governance regulator offers advice for the 2016 annual reporting season, including a call for narratives describing the impact on business performance of leaving the EU.

Brexit, EU, Union Jack, flags

13 October, 2016

Brexit framing the work of governance regulator

Chairman of the Financial Reporting Council reveals how Brexit is moulding the narrative for governance in the UK.