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About the Factbook
The OECD Corporate Governance Factbook provides easily accessible and up-to-date information about the institutional, legal and regulatory frameworks for corporate governance across 49 jurisdictions worldwide. The Factbook complements the G20/OECD Principles of Corporate Governance and can be used by governments, regulators and the private sector to compare their own frameworks with those of other countries and also to get information on practices in specific jurisdictions.
The Factbook is divided into five main areas that are crucial for understanding how corporate governance functions in different jurisdictions:
The Factbook compiles information gathered from OECD, G20 and Financial Stability Board member delegates to the OECD Corporate Governance Committee.
COUNTRIES COVERED - 49 jurisdictions, including all 36 OECD countries as well as Argentina, Brazil, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Hong Kong (China), India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and South Africa.
G20/OECD Seminar on Corporate Governance in Today's Capital Markets
8 June 2019 - Fukoka, Japan
The 2019 edition of the Factbook was presented at an event in the presence of Taro Aso, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance, and Minister of State for Financial Services of Japan and Ángel Gurría, Secretary-General, OECD. The Factbook was accompanied by a special report to the G20 on implementation of the G20/OECD Principles of Corporate Governance.