July 2012

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  • ASIC Report Shedding light on dark pools

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    Belinda Gibson outlines ASIC’s concerns about “dark” markets and manipulative automated trading programs that use badly written algorithms.

  • CEO Report No rule of law for directors

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    Despite much lobbying, John H C Colvin says a revised Bill, aimed at tackling phoenix company activity, still erodes the rule of law for all directors for any unpaid super entitlements, regardless of their culpability.

  • Directors Counsel When you might be seen as a de facto director

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    Professor Bob Baxt reviews a recent court case that throws light on when an “informal” involvement in the decision-making of a public company can lead to a de facto directorship.

  • Featherstone Lifting the governance bar abroad

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    Tony Featherstone believes Australia’s high governance standards should accompany its miners overseas to protect shareholder interests and help poorer communities.

  • Feature A moving target

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    Australia’s continuous disclosure requirements often leave listed company directors feeling like they are aiming at a moving target and taking a multi-million dollar gamble in the face of rising regulator activity and shareholder class actions. T...

  • Feature Building blocks for better productivity

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    Australia is facing an infrastructure shortage that, unless handled properly now, could dampen our future productivity. Domini Stuart reports.

  • Feature Navigating the picket line

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    Roger Hogan investigates what boards can do to steer their companies through what appears to be an increasingly disharmonious industrial relations landscape.

  • Feature QA with James Spigelman

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    ABC chairman James Spigelman tells Tony Featherstone the only constant in the media landscape now is the ability to change quickly.

  • Feature Running the farm

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    Fiona Baron outlines some of the unique issues boards of agricultural companies need to tackle.

  • Feature The ABCs of sitting on a school board

    Date: 1 Jul 2012

    There is no place for well-meaning amateurs who only have the interests of the children at heart on today’s school boards. Domini Stuart explains how the boardroom challenges of schools have escalated over the past 15 years.

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