In an insightful article on Corporate Governance principles in the SME market segment in the GCC region Carla Koffel explores the possibilities and potential of applying Corporate Governance principles in SMEs and how it can improve the country’s ‘ease of doing business’ scores.
Carla Koffel is the Executive Director of…read more
Nitin Potdar analyses corporate governance structures in India and concludes that the Achilles’ heel is the weak and inadequate authority of the so-called independent directors.
Nitin proposes the innovative idea of a two-tier board system for Indian companies – a supervisory board and management board to be introduced by SEBI.
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has emerged as a significant theme in the Indian business community and has gradually became a mainstream activity. Without undermining or disputing its significance for the society, this Article is an attempt to bring out a negative facet of this picturesque concept and analyzing the…read more
Warren Buffett was on CNBC on 5th May morning. And the top topic of conversation (after a quick discussion of low interest rates) is corporate governance.
Buffett has been in the spotlight lately because he didn’t vote against a pay package at Coca-Cola that was widely deemed excessive.
Buffett’s view: He…read more
(Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Securities and Exchange Commission are investigating possible insider trading involving billionaire investor Carl Icahn, golfer Phil Mickelson and Las Vegas gambler William Walters, a source familiar with the matter said.
Federal investigators are looking into whether…read more