Corporate Governance and Anti-Bribery: Critical Board and Company Secretary Issues
This publication looks ahead to the latest 2013 changes in UK Corporate Governance including Narrative Reporting which came into effect 1st October 2013; the Board of Directors; the Role of the Company Secretary; and Women on Boards.
Corporate Governance and Anti-Bribery is divided into two main parts. The first part provides a detailed analysis of UK Corporate Governance and the changes in the UK which took place in October 2013 to narrative reporting and other aspects of Corporate Governance. This publication is valuable for Company Chairmen, as well as other Board Directors, and also features the role and and responsibilities of Company Secretaries in listed companies.
Chris Hodge, Director of Corporate Governance at the UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC), London, has written a Foreword to this publication which is essential reading for Boards of Directors and Company Secretaries, as well as for academics.
The second part of this publication gives companies at home and abroad a clear understanding of the new UK Bribery Act of 2010, which came into force on 1st July 2011. It sets out clearly how companies at home and abroad can establish preventative measures based on their assessment of bribery risks.
Title: Corporate Governance and Anti-Bribery: Critical Board and Company Secretary Issues
Author: Rosamund M. Thomas, Ph.D., M.A. (Cantab)
Published: January 2013
ISBN (printed book): 978-1-871891-15-7
ISBN (ebook): 978-1-871891-16-4
(ebook now available from Proquest and EBSCO in the USA)