Palais Brongniart

9 November, 2017

ICGN Paris conference will focus on developments in Europe

The last conference of the 2017 ICGN events calendar will be held in Paris on 6 and 7 December at the Palais...
stakeholders, stakeholder engagement

18 October, 2017

FTSE350 governance compliance rises, while stakeholder engagement low

Despite an increasing number of FTSE350 companies meeting all corporate governance requirements, the level of stakeholder engagement has fallen for the third year in a row. Grant Thornton’s

5 October, 2017

Non-executives and setting the right tone at the top

What is tone at the top, and what does it mean for the role of non-executive directors? A survey by one leading consultancy has shown that: A resounding agreement from our respondents ...
Business behaviour, ethics

1 November, 2016

Empowerment, not punishment, fuels ethical behaviour

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Sir Win Bischoff, FRC, Financial Reporting Council, corporate governance

20 July, 2016

Non-executives ‘influential’ on corporate culture but worried by information

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1 May, 2016

Agents for positive change

Whether they are formally aware of it or not, all companies have a business model which explains not what they do but how they make their money. For some business leaders this is instinctive—they...
Diversity, ethnic minority pipeline

13 August, 2015

Red tape and diversity giving boards a headache

Economic confidence is improving, but uncertainty around the UK’s continued membership of the EU and a reduction in red tape are strong concerns in the latest FT–ICSA Boardroom Bellwether report. ...
risk management

3 August, 2015

Third-party failure could cause losses of up to ten times any regulatory fine

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15 May, 2015

Executive pay should link to performance, says fund manager

A top fund manager in the City of London has insisted that upper limits on boardroom pay are impossible to impose and that shareholders should focus instead on improving the link between performance a...