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  • 01 Feb 2014

    Connecting with investors on pay

    In the wake of the recent AGM season, Domini Stuart discovers communication still counts most when reporting on executive remuneration. In 2011, 52.9 per cent of Pacific Brands’ shareholders voted against the board’s remuneration report when it emerged that the CEO and other senior executives ha...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 01 Feb 2014

    Litigation funders by another name

    Jason Betts and Guy Narburgh compare the checks and balances on litigation funders with those against D&O insurers to explain why they need comparable regulation. Shareholder class actions are now a well-established feature of the Australian litigation landscape. One of the key factors ...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 01 Feb 2014

    No longer the Wild West

    Domini Stuart discovers that despite peaking commodity prices and other challenges, the potential for Western Australia’s economy should not be underestimated. Western Australia (WA) had the fastest-performing economy over the past decade and Michael McNulty GAICD, Deloitte’s WA managing partner...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 01 Dec 2013

    Integrated reporting: a boon for productivity?

    The telling of a good sustainability story is shaping up to become a market-driven “must have” for listed companies. Tim Murray reports on trends that are encouraging companies to get their messages out. Issues like the global financial crisis and global warming have caused an increasingly ...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 01 Dec 2013

    Policy Update

    A monthly review of the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ policy and advocacy team’s key projects and issues. Queensland introduces landmark director liability reforms On 16 October, the Queensland government passed the Directors’ Liability Reform Amendment Act 2012. ...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 21 Oct 2013

    Submission to IIRC Technical Taskforce on revised draft Integrated Reporting Framework

    On 21 October 2013, the Australian Institute of Company Directors provided comments on the revised draft of the Integrated Reporting Framework to the Technical Taskforce of the International Integrated Reporting Council. Download the submission (PDF 229 KB).

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 13 Sep 2013

    Submission in response to the International Accounting Standards Board Leases Exposure Draft

    On 13 September, the Australian Institute of Company Directors lodged a submission to the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) in response to its Exposure Draft: Leases (Exposure Draft). The submission focussed on Company Directors concerns with the potential business impact of the pr...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 01 Sep 2013

    Integrated reporting concerns

    John H C Colvin outlines Company Directors’ concerns about a proposed international integrated reporting framework that could lead to overly prescriptive, compliance-driven corporate reporting. The global push for integrated reporting is an issue that is attracting increasing attention – ...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 01 Sep 2013

    Policy Update

    A monthly review of the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ policy and advocacy team’s key projects and issues. Draft revised ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations In August, the ASX Corporate Governance Council released its draft revised Corporate G...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 29 Aug 2013

    Global Network of Director Institutes issues perspective on Integrated Reporting

    A global network of director institutes has today released a paper supporting improvements to the way organisations report to their shareholders and other stakeholders, including in ways guided by the International Integrated Reporting Framework. However, the network has argued that any changes to t...

    Content Type: Media Release

  • 01 Aug 2013

    Q and A with Nora Scheinkestel

    Nora Scheinkestel talks to Tony Featherstone about how she became a trailblazer for professional career directors and one not afraid to ruffle feathers. Directors often talk about governance as a "career" and their directorships as a "portfolio". For Nora Scheinkestel, direc...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 01 Aug 2013

    Policy Update

    A monthly review of the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ policy and advocacy team’s key projects and issues. Productivity and deregulation focus for next governmentIn July, we released our "open letter" to the next government – Governing for a More Prosperous Australia: K...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 15 Jul 2013

    Submission to IIRC on International Integrated Reporting Framework

    On 15 July 2013, the Australian Institute of Company Directors made a submission to the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) in response to their Consultation Draft, International Integrated Reporting Framework. In summary, the Australian Institute of Company Directors comment...

    Content Type: General

  • 01 Jul 2013

    The devil in the detail

    A review of governance standards for charities gets Steven Cole wondering whether they represent a “safe start” for the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission or a lost opportunity to better achieve its goals. The advent of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commiss...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 01 Jun 2013

    The director’s role in IT

    Nigel Phair argues that directors need to better understand their IT risks and opportunities. The online environment has transformed many businesses, increasing sales, improving productivity and building enhanced stakeholder relationships. Indeed, the internet is the lifeblood of many Aus...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 01 Jun 2013

    Policy Update

    A monthly review of the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ policy and advocacy team’s key projects and issues. Audit firm rotationA perspectives paper was released last month by the Global Network of Director Institutes (GNDI) on the issue of mandatory audit firm rotation (...

    Content Type: CDM Article

  • 01 Jun 2013

    2013 the year of NFP change

    Professor David Gilchrist explains why the 2013 Directors Social Impact Study will be vital to better understanding the NFP sector after a year of huge reforms. There is no doubt 2013 is the year of change for the not-for-profit (NFP) sector in Australia. The reforms being implemented at ...

    Content Type: CDM Article