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Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations. 2nd Edition, 2010

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Summary

This document marks the first revision of the Council’s corporate governance Principles and Recommendations since they were issued in March 2003. Corporate governance is a dynamic force that keeps evolving. The Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) Corporate Governance Council’s challenge is to ensure that the Principles and Recommendations remain relevant to the Australian business and investment communities. The revised Principles and Recommendations are part of that process. They reflect the contributions of more than 100 public submissions and will take effect from 1 January 2008.

Issuer

Australia

Year

2010

Region

Oceania

Issuer (type)

Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) Corporate Governance Council (Stock Exchange)

Instrument type

Recommendations

Disclosure instrument

Yes

Geographical scope

National

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

Text analysis

    • Moderate 0.82%
    • Low 0.02%
    • E focus: climate change, environment
    • S focus: employment practices, human capital, recruitment, diversity
    • G focus: audit, financial reporting, internal control, risk management, accountability
    • Finance, Management, Professional services, Public administration