Corporate Governance Newswire

Corporate Governance Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Corporate Governance.

Results 1 - 20 of 3,188 in Corporate Governance

  1. oekom Impact Study 2017: The Impact of Responsible Investment on Companies Is IncreasingRead the original story

    57 min ago | CSRwire.com

    According to companies, the impact that responsible investors, banks and rating agencies have on the company's sustainability efforts has increased considerably since the last survey in 2013. The sustainability rating agencies play a decisive role in this, whereas the UN SDGs are currently less significant for most companies.

    Comment?

  2. Deal of the Week: Weinstein Co. Begins Sale Talks in Crisis 18 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... by billionaire Thomas Barrack. News of an immediate sale after a crisis is rare, but Weinstein Co.'s corporate governance structure and small size leave it vulnerable, says Larry Hutcher, co-founder and co-managing partner at Davidoff Hutcher & ...

    Comment?

  3. Frank Zarb, Partner with Proskauer to Speak at The Knowledge...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR.com

    ... reports Federal and state proxy requirements as well as shareholder proposals and communications Corporate governance and stock exchange listing standards Regulation of financial intermediaries, such the responsibilities of brokers to distribute ...

    Comment?

  4. Trivago Launches a Subsidiary to Sell Hoteliers on Its Business ToolsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Skift

    Trivago, its parent Expedia, and Booking.com all want to provide business services to hotels. It's easy to see the potential value to resource-strapped hotel managers.

    Comment?

  5. Assembly panels update mid council leaders on their workRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Presbyterians Today

    ... serving the church or is the church serving the A Corp?" He added the group was considering "changes to corporate governance that will make the corporation much more useful to the church." The Rev. Mark Hostetter, co-moderator of the Way Forward ...

    Comment?

  6. Alternatives Investment OfficerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pensions & Investments

    ... maintains supporting functions including internal auditing, investment operations, legal, compliance, corporate governance and cybersecurity. Treasury manages a banking program that processes more than $250 billion in transactions annually, a debt ...

    Comment?

  7. Lakeville officials happy with management of Loon Pond LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Selectmen reviewed a draft contract for the continued management of the town-owned Loon Pond Lodge at the Ted Williams Camp with Middleboro businessman William Fuller at their first meeting in October, then sent a list of potential revisions to the attorneys for both parties to resolve. Liability issues, contract termination language, and financial reporting responsibilities were among the issues ironed out in the face-to-face negotiations between the current management firm's owner and selectmen, who indicated they are pleased with the services provided by Fuller's company.

    Comment?

  8. comScore Names Michelle McKenna-Doyle to Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Ms. McKenna-Doyle, who is currently Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer at the National Football League , was proposed by Starboard Value LP, one of comScore's largest shareholders, and approved by the comScore Board. The addition of Ms.

    Comment?

  9. Digital Realty Trust v. Somers: Hasn't Chevron Deference Gone Too Far?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Cato Institute

    In the high-flying corporate world, employees from time to time suspect that a colleague or boss may be violating federal securities laws. But they may shy away from reporting these violations - from "blowing the whistle" - either to the employer or relevant authorities, because of a risk of retaliation.

    Comment?

  10. American Bankers Association Names Texas Banker as New ABA ChairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    Kenneth L. Burgess, Jr. has been elected chairman of the American Bankers Association for the 2017-2018 association year. Burgess is also the chairman of FirstCapital Bank of Texas, a locally owned and managed independent community bank, currently holding more than $1 billion in assets.

    Comment?

  11. Obituary: Jim Saft, Reuters columnist, a man of humor and insightRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Reuters columnist James Saft poses for a portrait at the Thomson Reuters building in the Canary Wharf financial district of London March 25, 2009. REUTERS/Simon Newman This headline by Jim Saft, who died on Monday after suffering a stroke last month, was typical of the writing of one of Reuters smartest and most engaging columnists on investment and markets.

    Comment?

  12. Communications With Auditors and Audit Committees May ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The SEC has proposed for comment major revisions in the disclosures auditors are required to make in their reports on financial statements audited pursuant to Public Company Accounting Oversight Board standards. PCAOB auditing standards are required to be followed for the financial statements of most public companies.

    Comment?

  13. ISO 37001: The Good, The Bad and the UglyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... this is where bribery risks meet with the reality of corporate financial operations. Too often in the corporate governance world, financial management systems operate separately from other parts of the company. Much of this reflects the historical ...

    Comment?

  14. Live Webinar: Emerging Markets CEFs as Legacy Products, Part IIRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    City of London Investment Management Company Limited announced today that they will be hosting a live Webinar under Pristine Advisers and CEFNetwork regarding Emerging Markets Closed-End Funds as Legacy Products, Part II on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm ET. Primarily inests in Emerging Markets CEFs; $1.4 billion of exposure to US Emerging Markets CEF universe Introduced first "Statement on Corporate Governance and Voting Policy for Closed-End Funds" in 1999 Please join us for this informative event - which also offers CFP Credit, and will be replayed as well .

    Comment?

  15. Guest Post: Zohar Goshen and Richard Squire's "Principal Costs: A ...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Law Prof Blog

    The foundation of my understanding of corporate governance rests on a small but growing number of essays, articles, and books. These writings include Henry Manne's Mergers and the Market for Corporate Control , Michael Dooley's Two Models of Corporate Governance , Stephen Bainbridge's The Business Judgment Rule as Abstention Doctrine , Kenneth J. Arrow, The Limits of Organization, Frank H. Easterbrook & Daniel R. Fischel, The Economic Structure of Law, Zohar Goshen & Gideon Parchomovsky's The Essential Role of Securities Regulation , and Alon Brav, Wei Jiang, Frank Partnoy & Randall Thomas' Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance .

    Comment?

  16. ACCOLADE: Nathan Warren, Group Director - " Commercial at Sanctuary Housing. Picture: Ed Maynard.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ledbury Reporter

    ... businesses, I was keen to become a Chartered Director to build and demonstrate my understanding of corporate governance and move to take on challenges at the highest strategic level. I look forward to using my new skills and knowledge to further ...

    Comment?

  17. Cubic Board Member Recognized in National Association of Corporate Directors Directorship 100Read the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    Oct. 17, 2017 - Cubic Corporation today announced the acknowledgement of Maureen Breakiron-Evans, independent director, to the National Association of Corporate Directors' 2017 Directorship 100 list. The annual NACD Directorship 100 list recognizes the most influential directors, governance experts, regulators and advisors in the boardroom and corporate governance community.

    Comment?

  18. Scott Snyder Named President and COO of AdcommRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    It is with great pleasure that we recognize Scott's strong leadership, industry expertise and performance capabilities at this important time in the life of our company. Adcomm, a leader in outsourced customer experiences based in Mary Esther, Fla., today announced that Scott Snyder, currently Chief Operating Officer, will assume the role of President and COO effective immediately.

    Comment?

  19. Adaptive Insights Expands Presence at Sage Intacct Advantage 2017 ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PR Newswire

    Sage Intacct, a leading provider of cloud financial management software, expects this year's conference, being held in As a platinum sponsor of the event, Adaptive Insights will provide product information, demonstrations, and experts on-site to engage with Intacct customers looking for additional planning, forecasting, and reporting capabilities from Sage Intacct. Last month Adaptive Insights expanded its channel ecosystem with new partners that also sell Sage Intacct cloud financial management software, creating a network of the largest Sage Intacct resellers and referral partners.

    Comment?

  20. LINC Housing Adds Talent to Expand its Affordable Housing and Community Development WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GlobeNewswire

    LINC Housing Corporation, a nonprofit developer and owner of affordable housing for families, seniors and people with special needs throughout California, announced that Brian Shuman joined its management team as chief financial officer. In addition, Suny Lay Chang was promoted to chief operating officer.

    Comment?