TITLE

FLAWS AT THE TOP

AUTHOR(S)
Simms, Jane
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Director;Dec2008, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the need for improved corporate governance in banks in Great Britain. It is indicated that the global financial crisis affected financial institutions in Great Britain which resulted in a £500 billion rescue package from the government. A question is posed as to whether the non-executive directors of banks exercised prudence in their judgment as required under the Combined Code on corporate governance. Result of a Cranfield School of Management research into the role and performance of directors is offered. INSET: WHAT MAKES A GOOD CHAIRMAN?.
ACCESSION #
35709987

 

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