A proxy adviser code of conduct already exists

Some stakeholders want a proxy adviser ‘code of conduct’. Well, there is one.Read more read more

ACSI issues updated voting guidelines

On 29 November 2017 ACSI published the eighth edition of its Governance Guidelines. Read more read more

Women leadership equity undergoing continuous improvement except, apparently, in the board room

There has been little change over the last 3 years in the gender balance of Australia’s boardrooms.Read more read more

Should retail super board members be worried about the level of director fees?

A recent report suggested banks paid their retail superannuation directors more than industry funds.Read more read more

Banking remuneration and culture to be in Royal Commission review

Sufficient time has not been allocated to validly assess culture and pay mattersRead more read more

What's the BEAR up to?

The Senate’s Economics Legislation Committee has reviewed the BEAR and recommended it be passed.Read more read more

Proxy adviser regulation: where to from here?

Lower quality reports, fewer proxy advisers, and less engagement could be an outcome from regulationRead more read more

The acceptability of alternative remuneration that is fit for purpose: Save this date

The afternoon of 7 March in Sydney, and morning of 13 March in PerthRead more read more

The BEAR has arrived

ADIs must comply with most requirements by 1 July 2018. Read more read more

Nobel prize integrates economics with psychology – a pity that it has not been yet applied to executive pay

The research explored limited rationality, social preferences, and lack of self-control.Read more read more