Changes to the ASX Listing Rules and ASX Corporate Governance Council Principles and Recommendations

Athanasoff, Julie; Bonomelli, Mindy
August 2010
Keeping Good Companies (14447614);Aug2010, Vol. 62 Issue 7, p424
The article focuses on the changes proposed for the "Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations" 2nd Edition of ASX Corporate Governance Council. Greater transparency on board selection and its process is one of the changes proposed in Principle and Recommendations, which also suggested the proportion of women in a company. Inclusion of a securities trading policy to be incorporated in the ASX Listing Rules was also recommended, which will require the detailing of 'close periods' and trading restrictions among key management personnel.


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