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Exec Pay Under the Spotlight

Bulldog Reporter - November 9, 2012

Despite Strong Say-on-Pay Shareholder Support, Many U.S. Companies Continue to Sharpen Their Focus on Pay for Performance, New Survey Finds

Canadian Securities Regulators Seek Comment on the Regulation of Market Data Fees

Canadian Securities Regulators - November 8, 2012

The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published for comment CSA Consultation Paper 21-401 Real-Time Market Data Fees, which discusses issues related to the cost of real-time market data and seeks stakeholder feedback on options to manage these issues.

Dark Sides of Dark Pools Slammed

Traders Magazine - November 7, 2012

Brokers’ internal order matching systems came under heavy criticism by exchange officials and money managers during a market structure discussion held online last week by the Investment Company Institute.

Help Shape the Future of Sector-Specific Reporting

Global Reporting Initiative - November 7, 2012

GRI has launched a research project into material sustainability topics for sectors. In May 2013, GRI aims to publish a list of internationally-recognized material topics for business/industry activity groups, to be used as a reference in the sustainability reporting field.

THE Executive Compensation Course for Corporate Secretaries

Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries - November 7, 2012

THE Executive Compensation Course for Corporate Secretaries is designed to help Corporate Secretaries sharpen their skill set with respect to governance best practices and the evolving regulatory environment related to the Board’s role in managing the Executive Compensation process.

Global Hedge Fund and Investor Survey 2012

Ernst & Young - November 6, 2012

Our sixth annual survey of the hedge fund market is our most extensive yet.

Coke Gets Hacked And Doesn’t Tell Anyone

Bloomberg - November 4, 2012

Digital intruders are increasingly targeting information about high-stakes business deals -- from mergers and acquisitions to joint ventures to long-term supply agreements -- and companies routinely conceal these breaches from the public, say government officials and security companies.

Viewpoints: Applying IFRSs in the Mining Industry

Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants - October 30, 2012

Mining entities often acquire projects directly or through the acquisition of shares of another mining entity. Different accounting implications arise if the acquired project is considered a business versus a purchase of assets. The latest paper in the Viewpoints: Applying IFRS in the Mining Industry series looks at the issue of how to determine whether a mining project acquisition meets the definition of a business under IFRS 3.

Activist Investors’ Expanded Efforts to Seek Increased Returns for Shareholders Cause Headaches for Management

Thomson Reuters - October 28, 2012

These days it appears that the phrase “activist investor” has largely shed the negative connotation that became prevalent in the 1980s when “activist investor” was synonymous with “corporate raider.”

Records Management: More than Just a Convenience

CFO - October 25, 2013

While Enron’s biggest problems had to do with shady business practices, all that paper shredding didn’t help, either.


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