This site uses cookies to provide you with a more responsive and personalised service. By using this site you agree to our use of cookies. Please read our cookie notice for more information on the cookies we use and how to delete or block them.
The full functionality of our site is not supported on your browser version, or you may have 'compatibility mode' selected. Please turn off compatibility mode, upgrade your browser to at least Internet Explorer 9, or try using another browser such as Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

Group of CEOs publishes corporate governance principles

  • Document (dk gray) Image

Jul 28, 2016

A group of CEOs has issued a set of commonsense corporate governance principles for public companies, boards of directors, and shareholders.

The principles focus on the following topics:

  • Composition, internal governance, and responsibilities of board of directors.
  • Shareholder rights.
  • Public reporting.
  • Board leadership.
  • Management — succession planning and compensation.
  • Role of asset managers in corporate governance.

For more information, see the press release and principles.

Correction list for hyphenation

These words serve as exceptions. Once entered, they are only hyphenated at the specified hyphenation points. Each word should be on a separate line.