John Flannery, GE

10 October, 2017

GE chairman appoints activist investor representative onto board

An activist investor representative has joined the board of GE, as new chairman and CEO John Flannery (pictured) drives more boardroom change at the industrial products giant. Ed Garden, chief inve...
Stewardship Code, FRC website

3 August, 2017

Investors improve reporting under Stewardship Code, says FRC

A number of investors have improved their reporting of how they approach stewardship, according to the Financial Reporting Council (FRC). The reporting and governance watchdog

8 March, 2017

A happy engagement: The path to good investor relations

Once, chairmen regarded an annual letter offering their availability for meetings as sufficient to discharge their engagement obligations with major investors. More is now expected—but what is best ...

13 February, 2017

What’s behind the rise in shareholder class actions?

Lately in Australia, there have been several

26 September, 2016

Investors accused of inconsistency over climate disclosure

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18 May, 2016

Confronting climate change risk

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