Short-termism, long-termism

18 Oct, 2018

How the revised shareholder directive will help overcome short-termism

On 9 June 2017, the EU directive 2017/282 on long-term shareholder engag...
Larry Fink, BlackRock

17 Jan, 2018

Larry Fink: companies must make a ‘positive contribution’ to society

Larry Fink, chief executive of BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, has said companies must make a "positive contribution to society" and benefit all of their stakeholders. The views come ...
people together, corporate culture, trust, responsible business

29 Aug, 2017

Directors must do more to restore public trust

As directors we are the most important players in how business is conducted, and we are role models for the cultures that we support in our compa...
UK parliament, governance reform

27 Jan, 2017

Governance reform needs ‘patient’ capital

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14 Jan, 2017

2017: Key issues in the year ahead

Simon Osborne, chief executive, ICSA: The Governance Institute Corporate governance generally will be high on the agenda in 2017, given the UK government’s green paper on the subject. We e...