BASEL III – Another liquidity test?

BASEL III – Another liquidity test?

While it has been well documented that South Africa’s major banks were able to avoid the worst of the global...

Online Reputation Management – The Domino effect

The King Report on Corporate Governance for South Africa 2009 describes a company’s reputation as its most significant asset –...

Waiting Times for Public Services

Waiting Times for Public Services

Public Service and Administration Minister recently announced that standard waiting times for services would soon be made public. The Ministry...

Bobby Godsell – Establishment of a Commission on Executive Pay

Bobby Godsell – Establishment of a Commission on Executive Pay

Johannesburg – Former Chamber of Mines president Bobby Godsell announced more recently that South Africa should consider establishing a commission...

FACEBOOK IPO – 12 years in the making?

FACEBOOK IPO – 12 years in the making?

In one of our previous articles I alluded to former presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich who in his campaign rhetoric had...

News Corp in the news again!!

A recent, much publicised investigation by a UK parliamentary committee into voicemail interception carried out by staff at the now...

Tightening the LSE’s listing rules – Is it in the minorities’ interests?

Tightening the LSE’s listing rules – Is it in the minorities’ interests?

Asset managers are pressuring UK regulators to tighten listing standards in the wake of a perceived compromise of corporate governance...

Social and Ethics Board Committees – More red tape?

Social and Ethics Board Committees – More red tape?

The May 1 deadline for South African companies to establish a Social and Ethics Board Committee has come and gone...

Terence Nombembe – Public Sector Governance concerns

Terence Nombembe – Public Sector Governance concerns

The Auditor General Mr. Terence Nombembe has more recently raised his concerns around what he calls a weakening of the...

Corporate Governance – The ‘Newtered’ approach

Corporate Governance – The ‘Newtered’ approach

SABMiller was more recently in the news with their announcement that Graham Mackay would become Chairman and continue as CEO...