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Regulatory changes ahead for directors

AICD's head of Advocacy Louise Petschler outlines regulatory changes that will affect directors, from WHS to ASIC's new Office of Enforcement.

Australian Law Reform Commission to examine corporate crime regime

On the eve of this year’s Federal election, The Attorney-General, Christian Porter, tasked the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) with examining Australia’s corporate criminal respons...

Shaping Australia's forward governance agenda

AICD's head of Advocacy Louise Petschler calls for member feedback ahead of our forward governance agenda.

Gender progress on ASX 200 boards stalls

The Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) today released the latest gender diversity statistics of Australia’s ASX 200 companies.

Gender progress on ASX 200 boards stalls

Female directors account for 29.5% of all ASX200 board positions as at 31 March 2019. The year to date appointment rate of women sits at just 23%.

Director sentiment falls to lowest in two years on global economic uncertainty

The confidence of Australia’s company directors is at its lowest point in over two years according to the latest Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) Director Sentiment Index (DSI).

Harsher penalties for breaches of corporate law are here

AICD head of Advocacy Louise Petschler warns there are increased maximum penalties for breaching corporate law after the banking Royal Commission.

AICD's recap on the Hayne Royal Commission final report

Following the banking Royal Commission, governance reform remains on the agenda for AICD's Advocacy team. We respond to the findings of Hayne's final report.

AICD supports Parliament’s efforts to enhance corporate accountability

This week the Federal Parliament passed two important pieces of legislation to enhance corporate accountability – the Treasury Laws Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblower Protections) Bill 2018 and the Tr...

AICD's update on the banking Royal Commission and corporate penalties

With the release of the banking Royal Commission final report, 2019 will see landmark legislation implemented with a focus on corporate responsibility.
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