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The recent financial and economic crises exposed many corporate governance weaknesses—but, at the same time, they created momentum for change. Effective governance encourages better organizational decision making, accountability, and robust scrutiny of organizational performance. Accountants are in an excellent position to ensure that governance is integrated into the very DNA of their organizations, which has been identified as critical to its effectiveness. See the full overview.
Inspire, Implement, Assure—How Internal Auditors Can Leverage the International Framework Good Governance in the Public Sector
by Jim Pelletier, Managing Director, Institute of Internal Auditor’s American Center for Government Auditing and Vincent Tophoff, Senior Technical Manager, IFAC | October 11, 2016
Public sector internal auditors can enhance their organizational governance by leveraging the guidance within the International Framework Good Governance in the Public Sector .
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Attracting Long-term Investors through Integrated Thinking and ReportingResearch shows that integrated thinking and reporting can have a positive impact on the type of investors your company attracts—those who are in it for the long-term and looking for sustainable value creation.
by Andrew Knauer, Senior Analyst, Just Capital, George Serafeim, Associate Professor of Business Administration, Harvard University School of Business and Stathis Gould, Head of Professional Accountants in Business and Integrated Reporting, IFAC | October 9, 2014
Webinar Wrap-Up: Good Governance from a Multi-Stakeholder PerspectiveStaff from IFAC, the Global Reporting Initiative, The Mosaic Company, and Bloomberg recently explored the link between good corporate governance and sustainability performance management in a webinar.
by Vincent Tophoff, Senior Technical Manager, IFAC | September 23, 2014
IFAC-CIPFA Framework Receives Backing, Support from INTOSAIThe IFAC-CIPFA International Framework: Good Governance in the Public Sector has been welcomed by the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions.
by Vincent Tophoff, Senior Technical Manager, IFAC | August 26, 2014
News and Resources
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Cleaning Up the Mess under the Bed: Why Intercompany Accounting Is Increasing Corporate Risk
Deloitte - September 26, 2016
Corporate Culture and the Role of Boards
Financial Reporting Council - September 21, 2016
Corporate Governance Principles
GovernancePrinciples.org - September 21, 2016
BIS Committee Launches Corporate Governance Inquiry
Accountancy Age - September 19, 2016
New Corporate Governance Principles Include Novel Audit Committee Provision
Mondaq.com - September 1, 2016
Discarded Airline Bosses Are Walking Away with Eye-Watering Payouts
The Economist - August 31, 2016
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