Ethical Leadership, chairman

14 December, 2017

Lead by example: the many benefits of ethical leadership

Corporate culture has become a subject of significant discourse lately, and it’s to no-one’s surprise given the seemingly perpetual headlines...
Whistleblowers, Whistleblowing

15 November, 2017

Italy introduces law to protect whistleblowers

A new law designed to protect whistleblowers who report crimes or irregularities witnessed at their workplace in the public and private sectors has been approved by Italian lawmakers. Draft law C. ...
whistleblowing

13 November, 2017

European Parliament adopts EU-wide whistleblowing recommendations

Recommendations on how whistleblowers could be better protected on an EU-wide basis have been adopted by the European Parliament. The non-legislative resolution, which was passed by 399 votes to 10...
whistleblowing, businessman, corporate culture

20 June, 2017

Details revealed of new French whistleblowing protections

All French companies employing at least 50 workers must implement a framework for whistleblowing by 1 January 2018, it has been decreed. The Law on Transparency and Anti-Corruption was enacted in D...
whistleblowing

14 June, 2017

Whistleblowers should not be incentivised with payments, says ecoDa

Whistleblowers should not be incentivised with financial payments, according to the European Confederation of Direc...
Baroness Kramer, Liberal Democrats

6 June, 2017

Reward whistleblowers, says Lib Dem peer

City whistleblowers should be rewarded for their actions, according to Liberal Democrat member of the House of Lords Susan Kramer. According to The Times, Baroness Kramer revealed concern...

28 April, 2017

Barclays’ CEO risks shareholder backlash over whistleblowing scandal

Shareholders in Barclays Bank have been advised to abstain when voting on the reappointment of chief executive Jes Staley because he is being investigated over efforts made to
Barclays

11 April, 2017

Barclays’ whistleblowing debacle will affect public perception of governance

Boardrooms and business ethicists will this week be debating events at Bar...
whistleblowing, speak up procedures

11 April, 2017

Speak up: how to encourage whistleblowing in your organisation

Eighteen years after the UK Public Interest Disclosure Act was introduced to encourage employees to raise concerns about issues they have experienced, this still remains a challenge for management in ...
Jes Staley, Barclays CEO

11 April, 2017

Barclays’ CEO reprimanded over whistleblower actions

Barclays' chief executive Jes Staley has been reprimanded by the company's board after it discovered he had attempted to uncover the identity of a whistleblower within the bank. There are now inves...