Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Malaysian boards

13 July, 2017

Malaysian boards urged to establish good governance incentive schemes

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) chairman, Tan Sri Ranjit Ajit Singh, has urged corporate boards to set up incentive structures that compel board members to focus on long-term goals instead of ...

11 July, 2017

Non-Financial Reporting Directive: embracing the challenge

Non-financial reporting requirements are nothing new for Europe’s listed companies, yet regulators and investors feel that many still don’t get it. The
ESG, integrated reporting, long-term thinking, long-term value

26 April, 2017

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

Over the past couple of years, a number of countries have established new codes or announced plans to review the status quo in corporate governance—something that is encouraged and welcomed by the I...
ESG, environment, long-term value, integrated thinking

31 March, 2017

Integrated thinking can create long-term value

Creating shareholder value has traditionally been the primary focus of corporations. However, since the 2008 global financial crisis, the concept of value has changed. There is growing acceptance that...
City of London

28 February, 2017

UK governance needs radical overhaul to make business ‘purposeful’

Governance in the UK needs a radical overhaul with company law, accounting systems, the investment industry, shareholder structure, and executive remuneration all in need of significant change. The...
Keith Skeoch

31 January, 2017

Britain needs a ‘reinvigorated’ equity culture

Boards need to improve their approach to sustainability and "recognise their duties" to long-term success, according to the chief executive of Standard Life. Writing in
Larry Fink, BlackRock

25 January, 2017

BlackRock warns of scrutiny for tax holiday cash

BlackRock, the world's largest investor with $5trn under management, has warned US companies that they will be closely scrutinised for what they do with cash repatriated under the terms of a tax holid...

12 December, 2016

Dutch revise governance with long-term value creation at its heart

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Pay inequality

9 December, 2016

Remuneration guidance published

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Stephen Haddrill, FRC

9 December, 2016

A question of cultural reform

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