Director tenure: longer is better, to a point

Director tenure has increasingly become a matter of relevance when investors and proxy advisors...Read more read more

Setting a clear governing objective is a necessary prerequisite for good corporate governance - A checklist

For company directors, corporate governance issues are constant. These issues are also now more...Read more read more

How do total Non-Executive Director fees relate to CEO fixed pay?

Independent non-executive directors who, in sum, have diverse knowledge and experience to...Read more read more

Utilities and Health Care Non-Executive Directors (NEDs) received the highest fee increases

Last month we reported a median increase in non-executive director (NED) remuneration of 2.4%...Read more read more

Pay structures and excessive risk-taking

David F. Larcker and Brian Tayan published the results of research and analysis of a classic case...Read more read more

The myth of TSR transparency can catch board remuneration committees unaware – a checklist

For over two decades many board remuneration committees, their advisers, institutional investors...Read more read more

‘Misleading’ non-IAS metrics in executive remuneration

Over the past three years or thereabouts, investors, proxy advisors and investor representatives...Read more read more

Employee share ownership behaviour

Australian based employees appear to hold on to shares received via an employer share plans than...Read more read more

Proxy advisers, regulation and conflicts of interest declarations

Proxy advisers continue to be criticised for their influence on issuer resolutions...Read more read more

Higher fee increases for Non-Executive Directors (NEDs) in 2015

Our annual review of changes in board director fees revealed a modest increase in fee levels...Read more read more