Volume 13 Issue 2

  • Date:04 Feb 2015
  • Type:Boardroom Report

Perception counts

The ASX has substantially updated its guidance note on securities trading policies, which it released on 30 January 2015.

Super reprieve

The Government will ensure penalties for employers who inadvertently late- or short-pay their superannuation guarantee reflect the nature of the breach.

Senate scrutiny

Originally slated for removal as part of the Federal Government’s reduction of red tape program, the 100-member rule has been referred to a senate committee.

No free ride

The terms of reference for the Productivity Commission’s review into Australia’s workplace relations framework highlighted three key points  boards cannot afford to ignore.

Activists vs investors

Institutional investors believe that shareholder activism produces positive results for target companies, according to FTI Consulting.

Boards fail test

The board is a key driver of sustainability success yet the majority of boards are still not even moderately engaged in company sustainability efforts.

Bourne joins Senex

Trevor Bourne has joined the board of Senex Energy as an independent non-executive director.

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