To improve in any industry and avoid angry investors, board members can probe deeper on risk-adjusted growth rates and alignment with key investors.
Asian Corporate Governance Association (ACGA) - Singapore Codes and Rules resource Organizations & Associations OCEG Reviewed
Contents and links on this site:
- Accounting Standards
- Listing Rules
- Official Codes and Guidelines
Consultation Paper on Corporate Governance Regulations and Guidelines, Monetary Authority of Singapore, March 2010 resource Standards and Guidelines OCEG Reviewed
Consultation Paper P006 - March 2010
Preface: This consultation paper sets out proposed changes to the Banking (Corporate Governance) Regulations 2005 (the “Banking Regulations”) and Insurance (Corporate Governance) Regulations 2005 (the “Insurance Regulations”), collectively termed as the “Regulations” in this paper, and Guidelines on Corporate Governance (the “Guidelines”).
Brief Summary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 resource National Laws OCEG Reviewed
Summary in Brief of the Act by the Senate Banking Committee.
Corporate Governance and Executive Compensation Provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act (July 2010) resource Articles OCEG Reviewed
Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation (July 8, 2010)
EU, European Commission's Site on Corporate Social Responsibility resource Agency Web Sites OCEG Reviewed
The European Commission's definition of CSR is: "A concept whereby companies integrate social and environmental concerns in their business operations and in their interaction with their stakeholders on a voluntary basis."
EU, European Commission Prospectus Directive (Rev. 2009) resource Agency Web Sites OCEG Reviewed
EC Press Release, 24 September 2009: The Prospectus Directive lays down the rules governing the prospectus that has to be made available to the public in case a public offer or admission to trading of transferable securities in a regulated market takes place in the EU.
EU, Consultation on Modernisation of the Directive 2004/109/EC (Transparency Requirements for Listed Companies) (May 2010) resource Standards and Guidelines OCEG Reviewed
Objective: The Commission has published a report on the operation of the Directive 2004/109/EC (Transparancy Directive) accompanied by a consultation document which is the basis for a public consultation on possible ways forward to modernise the transparency regime for listed companies.