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Monthly Archives: July 2017

The birth of consensus

How a grassroots movement is changing the way investors operate - from the inside out, writes Rakhi Kumar, Managing Director and Head of ESG Investments and Asset Stewardship at State Street Global Advisors

The art of board  effectiveness

Structure, strategy and healthy dynamics make for better boards and better business, writes Helen Pitcher OBE - Chairman, Advanced Boardroom Excellence

Internal governance: The next frontier

Thinking of relaxing now that you have your board governance in order? Don’t. Governance below the board is just as important, explains Gabe Shawn Varges - Senior Partner at HCM International & Chairman of the GECN Group

Brexit & beyond: nationalism and corporate data

Investing in e-discovery skills is the smartest route to meeting the challenges of changing regulations, writes David Horrigan - E-discovery Counsel and Legal Content Director, kCura

Making board evaluation more robust

Demonstrating board assessments provides investors with a signal the board is actively listening to its shareholders’ governance concerns, writes Anthony Goodman & Rusty O’Kelley - leading members of Russell Reynolds Associates Board and CEO Advisory Group

Brazil’s push for corporate governance reforms

A collective dissatisfaction with recent cases of massive corruption has seen the adoption of best governance practices accelerate in Brazil, writes Heloisa B. Beõicks - MD of Instituto Brasileiro de Governança Corporativa IBGC (Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance)

Activism in Germany

Clarifying misconceptions about shareholder and hedge fund activism in Germany, writes Ami de Chapeaurouge - Senior Partner, de Chapeaurouge + Partners (Frankfurt, Hamburg and New York), admitted in Frankfurt and New York

Improving performance within the boardroom

Boards are only as good as their individual directors, so why wouldn’t you want to invest in their continual professional development? writes Jane Valls - Executive Director, GCC Board Directors Institute

Anti-corruption trends across Latin America

To do business in Latin America, companies need to understand recent developments in anti-corruption enforcement, explains James G. McGovern, Partner at Hogan Lovells & Robert Toll, an Associate at Hogan Lovells