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Governance Leadership Centre
ASIC surveys corporate governance practices of ASX 200 companies
1 May 2019 | John Price
ASIC Commissioner John Price confirms review of board practices for large listed companies, and summarises key AGM season trends.
ASIC on the 2018 AGM season
13 February 2019 | Steph D'Souza
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) reports on its observations of an Annual General Meeting Season conducted in “unique circumstances” and heightened sha...
The wrap up from the latest AGM season
1 December 2018 | Christopher Niesche
With AGM season wrapping up, we explore the notable events and governance issues raised.
20 July 2018
Here is a snapshot of latest academic and market research on governance issues, ranging from board purpose, to cyber security, AGMs, board committees and PhD directors.
Board and management
Stakeholder engagement with Dr Ziggy Switkowski AO
14 February 2018
Covering the shifting sands of shareholder expectations, proxy adviser oversight and AGM reform, Dr Ziggy Switkowski AO FAICD discusses his views on the current state of the stakeholder engagement lan...
Australian Governance Summit
ASIC on the ‘significantly less tumultuous’ AGM season
14 February 2018 | Steph D'Souza
The regulator shares its appraisal and recommendations following the 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) season, which shone a spotlight on board diversity and director accountability through ‘against’ ...
CBA AGM: Reputation Matters
28 November 2017 | Keith Barrett
Performance must go deeper than dividends, as Commonwealth Bank directors were forcefully reminded when shareholders had their say.
AGM Season Heats Up
28 November 2017
Directors have had to deal with increasingly proactive shareholders this annual general meeting season. Ben Power wraps up the key themes.
Hybrid AGMs welcome, but the future is virtual
17 November 2017 | Tony Featherstone
Online-only meetings the key to solving ‘dysfunctional’ AGM format.
Advocacy: The Full Monty
26 September 2017 | Louise Petschler MAICD
Accounting standards are front of mind as a new discussion paper addresses the intricacies of disclosure.