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The Next Generation

The Next Generation

09 December 2019

The Governance Framework describes a principled-based approach for every organisation to consider how well they are governed and enables them to apply those principles and explain how they have used them. Read more

Interview: Fiona Cannon OBE

Interview: Fiona Cannon OBE

09 December 2019

Responsible Business, Sustainability and Inclusion Director at Lloyds Banking Group, talks to Governance and Compliance about environmental sustainability and attempting to reduce domestic violence. Read more

The Key

The Key

09 December 2019

The management of a business’ leadership and culture can help to keep employees engaged and less likely to commit insider fraud. Read more

Breaking the Chain

Breaking the Chain

09 December 2019

Governance professionals have the very fortunate position to help guide boards and companies to endeavor for a supply chain free of modern slavery. Read more

Getting Back Up

Getting Back Up

09 December 2019

Boards need to develop skills for competent stewardship and to be made aware of the personal impact of fines, government inquiries and political censure for dereliction of duty. Read more

Filling the Gaps

Filling the Gaps

09 December 2019

The challenge of climate change has gained a lot of prominence over the past few years, and it is clear that investors and companies are increasingly seen as part of the solution. Read more

Interview: Claudia Chapman

Interview: Claudia Chapman

09 December 2019

Claudia Chapman of the Financial Reporting Council talks about the revised Stewardship Code, asset classes and investor engagement. Read more

Creating, innovating and thinking strategically

Creating, innovating and thinking strategically

02 December 2019

The Chartered Governance Institute is running a project titled the Company Secretary as Changemaker which will run from October 2019 through to July 2020. Comprised of a series of six chapters, each session will focus on a different aspect of disruption to traditional working practices. Read more

Building Blocks

Building Blocks

11 November 2019

For the first time listed companies will soon start to report against new far-reaching UK corporate governance changes in their 2019 Annual Reports and Accounts. Read more

The Elephant in the Room

The Elephant in the Room

11 November 2019

Has the chief executive officer role been given enough attention in governance codes?. Read more

Interview: Ruby Wax

Interview: Ruby Wax

11 November 2019

Ruby Wax OBE has become an advocate for improved mental health provisions, following her own battle with clinical depression. She speaks about how companies can do more to support their workers. Read more

Preparing to Update

Preparing to Update

11 November 2019

Existing IR35 regulations will be updated from April 2020 due to Government proposals. Read more

Climate Change

Climate Change

11 November 2019

The World Economic Forum Climate Governance Initiative provides a practical route to real change. Read more

Female of the Species

Female of the Species

11 November 2019

Can we make all male boards extinct?. Read more

Take a Minute

Take a Minute

11 November 2019

Effective minute-taking requires a diverse range of skills. Read more

Boardroom Dynamics

Boardroom Dynamics

11 November 2019

It has been said that much of psychology is systematised common sense. Whilst that may be true, to what extent are its findings also common practice?. Read more

Interview: Miranda Craig

Interview: Miranda Craig

11 November 2019

We speak to the winner of the Chartered Governance Institute’s Company Secretary of the Year 2018 award. Read more

Interview: Pervena Makwana

Interview: Pervena Makwana

11 November 2019

The company secretary at Beach & Associates talks about her career pathway and how her role has changed. Read more

Interview: Ghela Boskovich

Interview: Ghela Boskovich

01 October 2019

The founder of FemTechGlobal, speaks to Governance and Compliance about data discussions and understanding risks. Read more

The secrets to success

The secrets to success

01 October 2019

Professionals have had to adapt to tough market conditions and in some instances have reduced their rates in order to secure compliance and risk roles. Read more

Share the Wealth

Share the Wealth

01 October 2019

There are key reasons for appointing an experienced EBT provider for your share plans. Read more

Untapped potential

Untapped potential

01 October 2019

Company secretaries are often the most experienced boardroom participants. However, they seldom become board directors in their own capacity. Read more

Striking the balance

Striking the balance

01 October 2019

The recommendations from the latest UK Corporate Governance Code and FRC Guidance pose some interesting challenges for governance within the developing NHS landscape. Read more

A different approach

A different approach

01 October 2019

Strategic influencers can help to bring clarity of voice to governance and compliance within an organisation. Read more

The digital age

The digital age

01 October 2019

Digitally transforming contract management can help to improve compliance. Read more

Seek and you shall find

Seek and you shall find

01 October 2019

The movement to improve board diversity crosses states and international borders. Read more

From the Top

From the Top

01 October 2019

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Interview: Frode Odegard

Interview: Frode Odegard

01 October 2019

The CEO of the Post-Lean Institute talks to Governance and Compliance about shareholder value, digital myopia and technological transformation. Read more

Interview: Alan Calder

Interview: Alan Calder

27 August 2019

Founder of IT Governance and CEO at Vigilant Software speaks to Governance and Compliance about cybersecurity threats and how to navigate the landscape. Read more

On the Radar

On the Radar

27 August 2019

What are some of the challenges for assurance, procurement and risk managers, and what role does technology play?. Read more

Building Alliances

Building Alliances

27 August 2019

The journey behind the making of the University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust. Read more

Guardians of Truth and Future

Guardians of Truth and Future

27 August 2019

Takeaway lessons from the ICSA Annual Conference 2019. Read more

A Laundry List for Business Growth

A Laundry List for Business Growth

27 August 2019

Anti-money laundering measures can lead to growth creation, as well as loss prevention. Read more

Level Playing Field

Level Playing Field

27 August 2019

The way sport is governed has been put under the spotlight as stakeholders become increasingly vocal due to repeated failures. Read more

Company Culture

Company Culture

27 August 2019

In order to attract the best candidates the values of an organisation are more crucial than ever before. Read more

Backing the Future

Backing the Future

27 August 2019

Data-driven regulation and compliance is the key to a successful future financial services industry. Read more

Faking It

Faking It

27 August 2019

The impostor phenomenon is a cyclical experience associated with a recurring set of behaviours and thought patterns. Read more

Interview: Fahrin Ribeiro

Interview: Fahrin Ribeiro

27 August 2019

The UK Company Secretary for Bank of Ireland UK speaks about reporting requirements, the company secretary role and her time at the ICSA Annual Conference 2019. Read more

A Broad Remit

A Broad Remit

26 August 2019

An extract from the runner-up for the Tom Morrison Essay Prize. Read more

Disqualification Risk

Disqualification Risk

22 July 2019

Directors have a special responsibility to be well informed about what is happening within the companies they oversee. Read more

Under Scrutiny

Under Scrutiny

22 July 2019

Corporate social responsibility and social value are being put under the spotlight. Read more

Business Behaviour

Business Behaviour

22 July 2019

Boards need to stay on top of artificial intelligence and cyber risk, whilst simultaneously making more ethical and philosophical decisions. Read more

Interview: Genevieve Leveille

Interview: Genevieve Leveille

22 July 2019

The founder and CEO of AgriLedger, talks about blockchain solutions, a fairer food industry supply chain and the value of good governance. Read more

A Close Eye

A Close Eye

22 July 2019

Being able to distinguish an effectively governed company from a poor one is critical. Read more

A New Environment

A New Environment

22 July 2019

Principal changes in the revised AIC Code of Corporate Governance are relevant for boards of directors of certain Guernsey and Jersey companies. Read more

Interview: Sara Drake

Interview: Sara Drake

22 July 2019

We talk to ICSA: The Governance Institute’s new Chief Executive. Read more

Interview: Mary Kyle

Interview: Mary Kyle

04 July 2019

The Governance and Standards Adviser at the City of London Corporation talks about a new era of trust, technological disruptions and the future board. Read more

Changing Directions

Changing Directions

04 July 2019

The latest in ICSA’s thought leadership series is 'The Future of Sports Governance – Beyond Autonomy' which assesses the implications of various pressures on the concept of sporting autonomy. Read more

On The Up

On The Up

04 July 2019

This year’s Hampton-Alexander report will be published on 13th November 2019. Read more

Zoom In

Zoom In

04 July 2019

Leaders heading up multinational organisations should be able to appreciate the big picture and zoom in on the smallest of details. However, these skills are often few and far between. Read more

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