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Ethical Boardroom Advert

Ethical Boardroom Advert

We are pleased to share our new advertisement for the corporate governance sevices we offer in Japan.  It can be seen on page 17 of Ethical Boardoom's Spring...

Happy Birthday to our Co-Founder Peter Butler!

Happy Birthday to our Co-Founder Peter Butler!

Please join us in wishing a HAPPY BIRTHDAY to our co-founder Peter Butler who has a milestone birthday today.  Peter is one of the founding fathers of modern corporate governance, a leader and a true pioneer. It is hard to believe that it is 23 years since he joined...

Our Chairman Eric Tracey interviewed on BBC Radio 4

Our Chairman Eric Tracey interviewed on BBC Radio 4

The Future of Audit On Wednesday 8th May, 2019 our chairman Eric Tracey was interviewed by BBC Radio 4 on his views on the role of auditors and the future of audit.  Eric is a strong advocate for the role of auditors to be expanded to include  an assessment of market...

Japan’s Coming Golden Age of Activism

Japan’s Coming Golden Age of Activism

Ground breaking research by Zuhair Khan at Jefferies indicates that a friendly engagement stance works better with small cap companies in Japan We would like to draw our readers' attention to the  ground breaking analysis on corporate activism in Japan carried out by...

PRI Update

PRI Update

It's that time of year again.... We are delighted to share our updated public PRI report with you...

Our CEO Paola Perotti attends JP Morgan ESG Roundtable

Our CEO Paola Perotti attends JP Morgan ESG Roundtable

27 February 2019 This event brought together industry leaders amongst asset managers, pension funds and consultants, to discuss practical strategies to respond to the trends in ESG investing The roundtable focused on three key areas of discussion: Trends and...

SMBC Nikko Executive Conference Tokyo 2019

SMBC Nikko Executive Conference Tokyo 2019

Toshi Oguchi presents on  Corporate governance of Japanese companies at the SMBC Nikko Executive Conference Tokyo 2019. Japan's Corporate Governance Code was published in 2015 and revised in 2018. Mr. Oguchi explained  how Japanese companies have been working on...

ESG Investing is here to stay

ESG Investing is here to stay

We are pleased to point out a blog published by MSCI on 12th February highlights how ESG issues are becoming increasingly fundamental to a new generation of investors and references a number of recent studies showing a positive correlation between ESG and...

GO Investment Partners at ICGN Amsterdam 11-12 February 2019

GO Investment Partners at ICGN Amsterdam 11-12 February 2019

Our marketing director Staffan Elmgren will attend the Corporate Governance and Stewardship Academic Day 2019 jointly organised by ICGN and ECGI on 11th February 2019 and the ICGN conference on 12 February 2019 in Amsterdam.   Please get in touch with us or Staffan...