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  1. TISD nabs awardRead the original story

    Saturday | East Texas Review

    Tyler ISD recently received the Association of School Business Officials International Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the fiscal year ending 2013. This is the second award the District has received for its CAFR, the first being a Certificate of Excellence from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.


  2. Alibaba debuts on Wall Street to record numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... Alibaba is like any other IPO, sure to be overpriced, while others are concerned about Alibaba's opaque corporate governance. But the jump in price demonstrated the interest in the firm started by Jack Ma. Most of the shares went to asset management ...


  3. Omran Board meets in Al Jabal Al AkhdarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AME Info

    ... development opportunities more effectively, and in a timely manner. The board members also approved the Corporate Governance policy for the company and finalised all aspects of authorising its subsidiaries as per the new governance policy. ...


  4. FRSME emerges as new micro accounts formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TaxZone

    The Financial Reporting Council has released a much anticipated consultation document detailing the future direction for micro-entity accounts following the publication of the government's outline plan for implementing the EU accounting directive. Steve Collings takes a closer look at the propsals for the Financial Reporting Standard for Micro-Entitites .


  5. Alibaba passes Facebook in market value on first trading dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... and the stock took more than a year to close above its IPO price. While Alibaba has risks related to corporate governance and the Chinese government's unpredictability, that hasn't stopped investors, said Jeff Sica, chief investment officer at Sica ...


  6. News Analysis: Experts urge rational judgment of investment in AlibabaRead the original story

    Saturday | Xinhuanet

    ... and European capital markets because the expectations regarding transparent disclosure and regarding corporate governance are different than what Chinese companies actually do." If Alibaba wants to improve its competitiveness, Puneet Manchanda, ...


  7. Exclusive - Hyundai directors kept in dark on size of $10 billion land bid: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MSN Money

    Hyundai Motor and two listed affiliates did not seek board clearance for the size of their record $10 billion bid for a plot of land in Seoul, more than triple its appraised value, four board members of the companies told Reuters. Thursday's winning bid for the land sent shares in Hyundai Motor, Kia Motors and Hyundai Mobis plunging, wiping out $8 billion in shareholder value, and sparked howls of protest from investors, rekindling worries about corporate governance at South Korea's conglomerates, or chaebol.


  8. MSCI's upgrade to boost investments to UAE and QatarRead the original story

    Friday | Hispanic Business

    ... consultancy said the increased inflows would demonstrate both countries' success in strengthening their corporate governance standards and boosting the transparency of their financial systems. Analysts said the market upgrade would help promote fund ...


  9. Five things to know about Alibaba's leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Daily Herald

    ... ceding control to management," says Charles Elson, the director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware. "It's very unusual. I've never seen anything like it for a company of this size." Since insiders ...


  10. SKECHERS Announces Preliminary Settlement of Derivative LitigationRead the original story

    Friday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... and in the right of Skechers. In connection with the Settlement, Skechers has agreed to adopt certain corporate governance procedures, and Defendants are being released from liability to Skechers. While continuing to deny all allegations of ...


  11. Bankrate Shareholder Alert by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn ...Read the original story

    Friday | GlobeNewswire

    Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until November 17, 2014 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Bankrate, Inc. , if they purchased the Company's securities between March 1, 2013 and September 15, 2014, inclusive . This action is pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.


  12. Gainey McKenna & Egleston Announces a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been...Read the original story

    Friday | GlobeNewswire

    Gainey McKenna & Egleston announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Bankrate, Inc. during the period between March 1, 2013 and September 15, 2014, inclusive . This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 .


  13. JBS delays $1.7 billion food unit IPO amid market slide, sources sayRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    ... last year. JBS aims to list the unit in the SA o Paulo Stock Exchange's Novo Mercado chapter, where corporate governance rules are the toughest and requires that a company list at least 25 percent of its shares. ItaAo BBA SA, Banco Bradesco BBI and ...


  14. DealmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 |

    ... from investors across sectors - they are looking at companies with a strong growth story and robust corporate governance standards. We expect to see a strong pipeline of fresh paper coming into the market to the tune of Rs 80,000-1,00,000 crore up ...


  15. Does Alibaba Change The Game?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Seeking Alpha

    Alibaba's record IPO overcame concerns about Chinese stocks. Investors had been badly burned by Chinese stocks in the past few years, but they were enthusiastic about Alibaba.


  16. How Are You Treating Your Employees, Your Neighbors and Mother Earth? ...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    In April 2014, the European Parliament adopted an amendment to Directive 2013/34/EU as it relates to disclosure of non-financial and diversity information by certain large undertakings and groups. While companies previously have been required to report non-finance matters under European Union law, a recent amending directive will clarify the scope of environmental, social and employee-related reporting.


  17. Ireland shakes up fund rules in bid to improve management : September 20, 2014,Read the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Daily Times

    ... how they meet all their boardroom commitments as part of a separate review of the industry's voluntary corporate governance code. Moloney said things had improved since last year. "You are seeing fewer people with very large numbers of ...


  18. Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses in...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Sys-Con Media

    Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Bankrate, Inc. of the November 17, 2014 deadline to seek the role of lead plaintiff in a federal securities class action lawsuit filed against Bankrate and certain executives. A complaint has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida on behalf of all persons who purchased Bankrate securities between March 1, 2013 and September 15, 2014, inclusive .


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    Friday Sep 19 | New Canaan News-Review

    ... youth sports organizations, the Board of Selectmen and other town bodies to encourage and support" corporate governance, financial reporting and coaching practices. Williams, who was instrumental in launching the committee two years ago, called the ...


  20. Msci Inc Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.18Read the original story

    Friday Sep 19 |

    ... r of investment decision support tools, including indices, portfolio risk and performance analytics and corporate governance products and services.