Tag: Corporate Governance

SEC’s Gensler removes Trump-appointed chair of top accounting regulator

Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Gary Gensler announced the removal of William Duhnke as chairman of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, and named Duane...

Facebook opposes adding civil-rights expert to its board

For the second year in a row, Facebook Inc., which is no stranger to civil-rights issues and controversies, is urging shareholders to vote against a...

How to deal with related party transactions in unlisted firms?

Alby Joseph In the words of Uday Kotak in the Kotak Committee Report, there are broadly two styles of corporate governance in India: the “Raja”...

RBI remains steadfast to take any further measures to support growth: Shaktikanta Das

CHENNAI: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Saturday said the central bank remains steadfast to take any further measures as may be...

How activist investors in U.K. stocks beat their counterparts in U.S. and Europe

U.K. companies targeted by activists outperformed the market by an average of 1.5% during the coronavirus pandemic. daniel leal-olivas/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images When it comes to...

The world’s biggest sovereign-wealth fund wants to rid itself of poor ESG performers

Nicolai Tangen, CEO of Norges Bank Investment Management, which runs Norway’s oil fund. hakon mosvold larsen/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images The boss of Norway’s $1 trillion oil...

Need to strengthen corporate governance; adopt best global practices: Anurag Thakur to India Inc

NEW DELHI: There is a need to strengthen corporate governance and India Inc should look at adopting global best practices and benchmarks in the interest...

Active fund management is still relevant albeit for a different reason

The debate on the relevance of active fund management has grown louder in the past couple of years, centered around the ability of these funds...

IL&FS case a ‘blessing in disguise’ to address corporate governance issues: Official

Describing the IL&FS matter as a “watershed moment“, Corporate Affairs Secretary Injeti Srinivas has said it was a blessing in disguise that forced the government...