UK Corporate Governance Code, 2012

United Kingdom Current 2012

The Corporate Governance Code contains broad principles and more specific provisions. Listed companies are required to report on how they have applied the main principles of the Code, and either to confirm that they have complied with the Code’s provisions or – where they have not – to provide an explanation. Some of the provisions of the Code require disclosures to be made in order to comply with them. These are summarised in Schedule B to the Code,

Scope

Governance

Industry sectors covered by the instrument

All/none specified

Organizations covered by the instrument

Companies with a Premium Listing of equity shares in the UK

Issuer type

Industry Regulators

Type of instrument

Legislation

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

National/federal

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