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Corporate Governance, News and Updates on Corporate Governance

Before the late-2001 financial implosion at Enron " Fortune's 7th largest of the famed 500 " resulted literally in the disappearance of that Houston-based corporation, and before the largest corporate bankruptcy filing in history " WorldCom in 2002 " few people in the United States regularly used the term "corporate governance."

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April 24, 2019 Kohl's goes all-in on Amazon, bringing free returns to every store

Source: CNN

The department store announced on Tuesday that it will accept Amazon customers' order returns for free — even without their shipping box — at all of its more than 1,150 US stores beginning in July. Shoppers can drop off their...

April 24, 2019 The Role of the State in Corporate Governance

Source: CFA Institute Blogs

What do the recent corporate governance scandals involving the Italian oil company Eni, the Franco-Japanese auto alliance Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, and the Canadian construction giant SNC-Lavalin all have in common' They each...

April 24, 2019 Barclays shareholders urged to vote against executive pay over 'inadequate' response to whistleblowing scandal

Source: CityAM

Shareholder advisory group ISS criticised the measures taken by the bank following Staley’s attempts to unmask a whistleblower in 2016 and advised shareholders to vote down the remuneration report at the bank’s AGM on 2 May.

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January 25, 2019 Poll: 56 percent of public supports 'Medicare for all'

Source: The Hill

A majority of the public supports a single-payer health insurance system, often called "Medicare for all," as the idea gains steam among Democrats, according to a new poll.

January 7, 2019 United States: 2019 Proxy Season – Quick Reference Guide

Source: Mondaq

This quick reference guide, which is intended to supplement Shearman & Sterling's 16th Annual Corporate Governance & Compensation Survey, identifies some of the things we think you should be thinking about as you turn to your...

January 4, 2019 10 Charts That Tell the Story of Energy in 2018

Source: Forbes

From the impacts of climate change and the human costs of air pollution to the effects of fuel economy regulations, some of the most crucial topics in energy this year can best be illustrated through data presented in...

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April 24, 2019 The Role of the State in Corporate Governance

Source: CFA Institute Blogs

What do the recent corporate governance scandals involving the Italian oil company Eni, the Franco-Japanese auto alliance Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, and the Canadian construction giant SNC-Lavalin all have in common' They each...

April 23, 2019 Opinion: Tech giants made so much money in 2018 that 2019 is bound to look pretty bad

Source: MarketWatch

Get ready for the phrase “tough compare” to be muttered by dozens of executives and analysts as earnings season hits high gear this week, because growth was so strong in 2018 that 2019 is bound to look bad by comparison. The...

April 18, 2019 Billionaire Warren Buffett wants young people to know: Ignoring this is like ‘leaving a car out in hailstorms’

Source: CNBC Africa

It’s no surprise that Warren Buffett, the most successful investor in history, came to be known as “The Oracle of Omaha.” But the Berkshire Hathaway CEO isn’t just a whiz at analyzing businesses, he also has a knack for imparting...


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