Corporate governance principles

Applying the Principles for Corporate Governance

 

1 Codes and industry standards

As part of its work on hedge funds and private equity, the Steering Group on Corporate Governance agreed to compile a list of private sector initiatives aimed at addressing policy issues and to update it regularly.

See full report on Codes and Industry Standards in English or in French 

 

2 Private equity and activist hedge funds

Policy issues

Following its earlier consideration of hedge funds and private equity, the Steering Group on Corporate Governance considered policy issues from the perspective of the Principles of Corporate Governance and agreed to release its findings.

See full report on Private Equity and Activist Hedge Funds in  English or in  French 

Description of operations and empirical evidence

See full report in English 

 

3 Proportionality

At its meeting on 14 November 2007 the Steering Group on Corporate Governance agreed on a common position based on the OECD Principles of Corporate Governance about the issue of whether there should be proportionality between ownership and control (also known as one-share-one-vote) in listed companies.

See full report on Proportionality in English or in French

 

 

 

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