20 October, 2016

Women on Boards: Progress following the 2012 Corporate Governance Code – 2014

This report monitors and recounts progress to date against the Financial Reporting Council’s 2012 amendment to the Corporate Governance Code, considering inclusion of diversity report...

20 October, 2016

The Female FTSE Board Report: Putting the UK Progress into a Global Perspective – 2015

The Female FTSE Board Report 2015 is sponsored by Barclays, Opportunity Now, the Government Equalities Office and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. T...

20 October, 2016

Corporate Reporting Review – 2015

The work of Corporate Reporting Review (‘CRR’), supported by the FRRP, promotes improvements to the quality of corporate reporting in the UK which, in turn, increases investor conf...

20 October, 2016

The EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) – 2016

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) is a freshly negotiated EU-Canada treaty. Once applied, it will offer EU firms mor...

20 October, 2016

Boards and Risk – 2011

The UK Corporate Governance Code issued in May 2010 states that "the Board is responsible for determining the nature and extent of the significant risks it is willing to take in achievi...

20 October, 2016

Banking conduct and culture – 2015

'Banking conduct and culture: A call for sustained and comprehensive reform' is published by Group of Thirty (G30), a consultative group on international economic and monetary affairs. Following on...

6 October, 2016

Culture and channelling corporate behaviour: summary of findings – 2014

This summary forms part of a series of four reports that aims to assist boards in preparing to assess their corporate culture and in understanding how it can influence either functional or dysfunctio...

11 December, 2015

Corporate Governance Compliance and Monitoring Systems across the EU – 2015

'Corporate Governance Compliance and Monitoring Systems across the EU' is an overview of the mechanisms used to monitor quality of compliance to governance codes in EU member states....