Tag: governance

Get Ahead of the Next Big Investor Push: Human Capital Reporting

The only 10-K disclosure related to human capital is number of employees. There is a proposal from the agency from the Human Capital Coalition looking for more required reporting on issues like pay disparity and culture.

How And When To Engage With Institutional Investors & Proxy Advisors

Governance best practices increasingly call for boards to engage with their investors on critical issues; yet much ambiguity still surrounds the shareholder engagement process.

A Closer Look At Joint Venture Governance And Controls

Investor and regulatory demands for improved corporate governance have pushed many companies to take a closer look at their joint ventures.

Asleep At The Wheel? What Boards Can Do To Jolt Their...

GE's board was jolted by the under par performance of the company, but how can other boards protect themselves from such surprises?

To Manage Cyber Risk, Boards Need More Insight

Cyber risk, which has always represented a significant area of enterprise risk, is finally being acknowledged as intersecting with other areas of the board’s oversight.

Board Under Siege: What Wells Fargo Did Right (And Wrong)

The real test for good governance occurs in the wake of a crisis.

Shareholder Engagement: A Balancing Act

Board members share whether their oversight responsibilities should mandate regular communication with shareholders.