June 2011

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  • ASIC Report Reporting financial information

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    Michael Dwyer discusses ASIC’s views on how misleading reporting of non-conforming financial and pro forma financial information can be avoided.

  • CEO Report Reaching across borders

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    John H C Colvin reports back on the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ conference in Beijing and its efforts to build its profile and promote the benefits of good corporate governance internationally.

  • Directors Counsel Overcoming a disqualification

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    Professor Bob Baxt reviews a recent case that throws some light on when the courts will allow a disqualified person to become a director again.

  • Featherstone More work needed on IPO prospectuses

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    Tony Featherstone commends ASIC for its drive to improve IPO prospectuses, but says the job is only half done.

  • Feature Mastering the world of academia

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    Domini Stuart details some of the unique and shifting challenges directors on university boards have to master.

  • Feature Rebuilding Queensland

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    Janine Mace provides an update on reconstruction efforts in Queensland following the natural disasters there earlier this year, and on the opportunities these initiatives offer other businesses.

  • Feature Seeing through the clouds

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    The trend to share hosted services over the internet is changing the way many companies do business and is cutting costs. But as Domini Stuart reports, directors should not have their heads in the cloud when it comes to assessing its risks.

  • Feature Weighed down by regulation

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    Tony Featherstone argues that too much compliance and regulation for boards could have severe unintended consequences and could stifle effective decision making and rein in corporate profits.

  • Greens Piece The times they are achangin

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    John M Green observes how hero worship can cloud our judgement of the performance of investment stars like Warren Buffett.

  • Inside Your Institute Policy Update

    Date: 1 Jun 2011

    A monthly review of the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ Policy and Advocacy team’s key projects and issues.

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