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Monthly Archives: August 2019


KPMG’s Approach to Global Entity Management (GEM)

With the ever increasing role and responsibilities of the General Counsel and corporate secretariat it is imperative for companies to be prepared for the...

Corporate governance through an internal audit lens

We must transform to keep pace and we must do it now, explains Richard F. Chambers - President and CEO, The Institute of Internal Auditors

Spotlight on overboarding

Policies, changing board profiles and shareholder activism could lead to fewer board commitments worldwide, explains Steve Wolosky, Andrew Freedman and Ron S. Berenblat - Partners at Olshan Frome Wolosky’s Shareholder Activism Group

Increased expectations of governance and stewardship

Institutional investors hold boards increasingly accountable for company performance and demand greater transparency, writes Cristina Ungureanu - Head of Corporate Governance, Eurizon Capital

10 Principles of corporate governance

Republic Financial Holdings reveals its statement of corporate governance practices, writes Kimberly Erriah-Ali - Group General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Republic Bank Limited and Republic Financial Holdings Limited

Exponential boards: Evaluation 4.0

To make better business decisions and consolidate a culture of innovation within conglomerates, board evaluations must evolve to the next level through a combination of self-evaluation, peer evaluation and feedback from management with the guidance of an external facilitator, explains Andres Bernal - Partner, Governance Consultants SA

Steering investors to a sustainable future

Corporate governance, sustainability and long-term investor issues in Europe and beyond, writes Adrienne Monley - Head of Investment Stewardship — Europe, The Vanguard Group

Closing the information gap

Cue applause for the epic transformation of old-style clubby boards into skilled, independent oversight bodies, explains Stephen Davis - Associate Director of the Harvard Law School Programs on Corporate Governance and Institutional Investors

4 Global entity management trends to watch

A landscape of robust economic growth and a surge in global deal activity should leave organisations feeling optimistic, explains Antonio Soler - Vice President and Head of Global Services, CT Corporation

Are you as ethical as you think?

Behavioural ethics can enhance compliance programme assessments, explains Jeffrey M. Kaplan & Rebecca Walker - Partners - Kaplan & Walker LLP