EXCELLENCE IN CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
Posted on 2/24/2020
IN Singapore, where whistleblowing is not a culture and faith in management is sometimes tested, hardcoding the whistleblowing policy into the Listing Rules gives assurance for more people to come forward to expose fraud and malfeasance.
Posted on 2/10/2020
RECENT events have driven home the importance of data protection, especially of personal data.
Posted on 1/13/2020
The push for gender diversity, especially on listed boards, has been relentless, not just in Singapore, but also across the world.
Posted on 12/19/2019
THE total number of women on Singapore company boards saw a 4.7 percentage point uptick year on year to 18.4 per cent in 2019, according to investment research firm MSCI’s study on female representation on corporate boards.
Posted on 12/10/2019
AT THE unveiling of the Singapore Board of Directors Survey 2019, Singapore Regulation (SGX RegCo) head of listings and compliance June Sim said "the industrial sector doesn't like women".
Posted on 12/9/2019
INDIVIDUALS tend to make biased decisions. For instance, heuristics guide our judgements to help us cope with human limitations in cognition and complex circumstances.
Posted on 12/6/2019
SINGAPORE (Nikkei Markets) -- The effort to boost diversity in Singapore boardrooms has improved the gender balance, but the culture of relying on personal networks to find potential directors remains a hurdle for women as well as those who lack ...
Posted on 11/30/2019
IN the boardrooms of Singapore, corporate governance has a distinctly Anglo-American flavour. The purpose of a firm's existence is to make money for its owners.
Posted on 11/11/2019
A profit warning is a declaration issued by a listed company to investors through a stock exchange, advising shareholders and the public that the company’s earnings results will likely not meet expectations.
Posted on 11/8/2019
Moves to limit the term that independent directors serve on a company board to nine years are struggling to gain traction in corporate Singapore, a new survey has found.