Find out more
Australian institute of Company Directors (beta)
ASIC is Australia's peak corporate regulator. We can advise members on what it does and what it means for you
SEE ALL TOPICS
All Content Types
Governance Leadership Centre
Annual General Meetings, coronavirus and social distancing
17 March 2020 | Sophie Stern, Christian Gergis GAICD
With social distancing likely to be required for several months to quell the spread of COVID-19, companies and regulators should be preparing for a disrupted AGM season.
ASIC reflects on one year post-Hayne
1 February 2020 | John Price
Commissioner John Price outlines ASIC's actions and role over the past year of regulation 12 months on from the banking Royal Commission's final report.
How far will the corporate regulators go?
1 December 2019 | Professor Pamela Hanrahan
Legal proceedings by ASIC and the ACCC against Murray Goulburn CEO Gary Helou raise several questions regarding director accountability and the power of the regulator.
Should boards link executive pay to innovation? Sylvia Falzon FAICD
27 November 2019 | Shelley Dempsey
Innovation underpins many performance measures and can be used as a target to set executive remuneration, according to Australian Governance Summit (AGS) speaker Sylvia Falzon FAICD, who sits on the S...
ASIC urges companies to better manage non-financial risk
30 October 2019
Speaking from the 2019 Essential Director Update, ASIC chair James Shipton shares the Corporate Governance Taskforce results into the oversight and management of non-financial risk.
ASIC releases Corporate Governance Taskforce report on non-financial risk
30 October 2019 | Louise Petschler MAICD
AICD's head of Advocacy, Louise Petschler, details findings from ASIC's Corporate Governance Taskforce, from non-financial risk to psychologists in the boardroom.
Advocacy and policy
Consultation on Exposure Drafts – ASIC Legislation
9 October 2019
On 9 October the AICD made a submission to Treasury on exposure drafts of legislation proposing to increase the powers of ASIC. Treasury were seeking feedback on five pieces of legislation, the AICD r...
ASIC Corporate Governance Taskforce – non-financial risk report
9 October 2019 | Christian Gergis GAICD
On 2 October 2019, at the AICD’s Essential Director Update in Sydney, ASIC Chair James Shipton released the regulator’s report into director and officer oversight of non-financial risk – one of two wo...
Release of the ASIC Corporate Governance Taskforce report on director and officer oversight of non-f...
2 October 2019
The ASIC Corporate Governance Taskforce report on director and officer oversight of non-financial risk was released on 2 October 2019 at the AICD’s Essential Director Update in Sydney.
ASIC Corporate Governance Taskforce report
2 October 2019
The AICD has welcomed the release of ASIC’s first report from its Corporate Governance Taskforce on director and officer oversight of non-financial risk.