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Winter Update 2016-17

UK government launches consultation on corporate governance

Recent corporate governance failings at high-profile companies have further dented the British public’s trust in business and raised questions as to whether existing standards are fit for purpose. In light of this, the UK government has launched a consultation seeking views on how to improve the country’s corporate governance framework. The government’s proposals are outlined…

Governance reforms won’t shake up the C-suite

GoodCorporation was asked by Ethical Corporation to review the recommendations in the government’s Green Paper on corporate governance reform Back in July, newly elected Prime Minister Theresa May called time on “irresponsible” corporates. Big business, it was said, needed to change. Strong governance was required to enable companies to take better. Does the Green Paper…

BBC Response to Dame Janet Smith Review published

Following the publication of the Dame Janet Smith report in February 2016 the BBC published a progress report in July 2016 and undertook to provide a response to Dame Janet’s recommendations by the end of the year. This has now been published and sets out the action the BBC has taken to address the recommendations made…

Update Autumn 2016