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January 3, 2019

Global Survey Identifies Top Risks for 2019

A challenging year lies ahead for companies in terms of macroeconomic, strategic, and operational...

By Jim DeLoach

December 20, 2018

Institutional Investors and Advisors Pursue Expanded CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure

A group of institutional investors and advisors, cumulatively representing $3.3 trillion in asset...

By P.J. Himelfarb and Howard B. Dicker

December 19, 2018

Lessons for Directors from the Cross-Border Arrest of a Chinese CFO

On December 1, Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer (CFO) of Chinese telecommunications gian...

By Caroline Colpoys, Jessica Heim, and Elizabeth Krabill McIntyre

December 13, 2018

SASB Standards Help With Risk Oversight and Insight

In the stormy seas of modern markets, effective corporate governance can seem like Ithaca to Odys...

By Matthew Welch

December 12, 2018

Integrating Sustainable Investing into Corporate Retirement Plans: What Boards Need to Know

Driven by increasing media coverage and inquiries from employees, a growing number of employers a...

By Max Messervy

December 11, 2018

Is Your Board Keeping Up With Evolving Expectations Around Privacy?

India, the world’s largest democracy, last year declared that “privacy is the constitutional core...

By Katherine W. Kelley

December 6, 2018

Oversight of Digital Transformation: Insights from Active Directors

Disruptive innovation has a clear impact on the half-life of companies’ business models, and indu...

By Jim DeLoach

December 4, 2018

Proxy Season 2019: What’s on the Horizon for Boards

What to anticipate for the 2019 proxy season, complete with NACD resources.

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By Peter Gleason