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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. Read More
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In October 2015, CIMA and St Paul’s Institute jointly hosted an event which explored how business models can operate more effectively and overcome the misjudgements often provided by short-termism.
In April 2014 CIMA and St Paul’s Institute jointly hosted an event which looked at the importance of leading by example rather than relying on written policies and rules.
With effect from 1 October 2013, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) in the UK has introduced a new governance framework for directors’ remuneration, including a binding vote on forward-looking remuneration policy at least every three years and new disclosure regulations.
Attempts to explain more about risk culture in financial organizations, which features so prominently in discussion about financial regulation, at many industry events and on numerous blogs.
Video explaining how integrated reporting is vital to help build a more resilient and successful organizations, from the CIMA’s chief executive, Charles Tilley, and chief accounting officer, Russell Picot.
Investigates what a long-term approach looks like in practice and the challenges faced by companies that want to lengthen their horizons and create sustainable enterprises.
Examines challenges of making public sector performance management and how to better align policy to outcomes.
- European Parliament Report Reveals Shortcomings on Governance of EU Accounting Standard-setting
April 28, 2016 - The Accountant
- How Some OECD Governments Do Nothing to Stop Their Companies from Financing Grand Corruption Abroad
March 17, 2016 - Transparency International
- Strong International Standards, Governance & Ethics Help Fight Bribery
March 17, 2016 - IFAC
- IFAC Study Shows Accountancy Strongly Linked to Prosperity, Improved Living Standards
November 12, 2015 - IFAC
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