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Best Practice for GPW Listed Companies 2016

Poland Current 2016

This is a code of corporate governance containd a set of corporate governance principles and rules of conduct applicable to the relationships between listed companies and their market environment. Upon the entry into force of the Best Practice 2016, the Exchange will monitor issuers’ compliance with the corporate governance rules with a special emphasis on the quality of explanations published by companies in line with the “comply or explain” approach.

Issuer name

Warsaw Stock Exchange (GPW)

More information

Very limited document, lists minimum governance issues and only speaks about enhancing transparency with little regard to non-financial information disclosures. Does make a mention to disclose about diversity policy which includes information regarding gender. Vultanry code, but the GPW will review companies compliance

Comply or explain

True

Organizations covered by the instrument

Large private and listed companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

annual report

ESG coverage- G (Governance)

All

Status

Current

Country

Poland

Region

Europe

Date of publication

2016

Issuer type

Stock Exchange

Reporting requirements

Codes, guidance, and questionnaires

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

The geographical scope

National/federal

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