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...
executive pay, remuneration

18 May, 2018

Remuneration tightrope: what is the future of exec pay?

Investors, politicians, regulators and pressure groups are increasingly voicing concern about lavish executive pay packages, especially those that reward poor performance, and are urging companies to ...
regulation, corporate governance

23 Feb, 2018

Which direction for corporate governance?

Over the past few decades, corporate governance has shifted from the wings to a prominent, centre-stage position, evolving against a backdrop of increasingly global business, a growing n...
EU flag, European Union, EU, shareholder rights directive

4 Apr, 2017

Shareholder Rights Directive goes live

The European Council has formally adopted the much-debated directive giving shareholders the right to vote on company remuneration policies. The directive also enables companies to identify shareho...
EU, European Union, European Commission

25 Jan, 2017

Legal and regulatory roundup

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EU, European Union, European Commission

25 Jan, 2017

Shareholder Rights Directive changes agreed by EU

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31 December, 2016

2016: the governance year in review

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22 Aug, 2015

Shareholder rights and remuneration

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