executive pay reform

7 April, 2017

Transparency should be at the heart of executive pay reform

Executive pay levels have caused rows and debate across Europe. The answer for many is increased transparency.

Snapchat, differential share ownership, IPO

30 March, 2017

Why one share, one vote is the best long-term investment option

Differential share ownership has become a preoccupation with some tech companies but, argues Kerrie Waring, there’s little evidence that it helps companies plan for the long term.

25 January, 2017

Unions and business groups unite to call for strengthened governance

TUC and corporate governance bodies join together in plea for new regulators overseeing governance.

20 December, 2016

Corporate commitment to ESG principles will survive Trump

US corporate integration of ESG principles unlikely to be challenged by a Trump presidency because progress made so far has come without the need for legislation that could be repealed.

20 December, 2016

Value creation the missing link in integrated reporting

Integrated reporting is gaining in popularity, but a review of recent reports reveals companies still need to link governance structures with value creation over time.


14 December, 2016

Multi-capital reporting could rebuild public trust in business

Finance directors believe using multi-capital reporting could help change attitudes to big business.


9 December, 2016

Guidance on board diversity issued

ICGN publishes guidance on diversity that looks beyond gender.

Pay inequality

9 December, 2016

Remuneration guidance published

ICGN publishes new guidelines on executive and non-executive director remuneration, to help companies, shareholders and investors.

Sir Win Bischoff

8 December, 2016

Values and governance integral to business success, says FRC

Financial Reporting Council chairman says wealth creation favours the few while governance must create an environment in which all stakeholders can thrive.


7 December, 2016

Let’s keep integrated reporting voluntary

Should integrated reporting be mandatory? Speakers at the IIRC/ICGN joint conference thought not—and for good reason.