The PSE changed this year's Bell Awards format to honor publicly listed
companies and trading participants which excelled in specific areas of corporate governance.
Audit Committee Independence: At least one member of the audit committee is required to be independent of both the management of the publicly listed
entity and the auditor in 100 per cent of responding jurisdictions, and 76 per cent of jurisdictions require a majority of audit committee members or all audit committee members to be independent.
A new law enforcing tougher transparency standards for Germany's top managers of publicly listed
corporations remains a bone of contention.
said 68 publicly listed
companies would be affected by the SEC's decision to double the minimum public ownership for listed companies to 20 percent from 10 percent at present.
A number of cable producers in Indonesia - including publicly listed
ones - are being eyed by five strategic investors.
Carnegie & Co AB is a publicly listed
company on the OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm.
The Securities and Exchange Commission will require publicly listed
companies to keep a minimum public ownership of 20 percent, doubling the existing public float requirement, citing the need to deepen the domestic capital market, diversify investor base and raise the bar for corporate governance.
NewMarket is in the final stages of acquiring controlling interest in Diamond I, Incorporated (OTCBB:DMOI) to create a publicly listed
Broadband Wireless Technology subsidiary.
NewMarket Acquires Majority Interest in Publicly Listed
Paragon Financial Corporation in Reverse Merger of NewMarket Brazilian Subsidiary
The Securities and Exchange Commission has issued a new corporate governance code for publicly listed
companies that includes rules setting a nine-year term limit for independent directors, mandates protection for whistle-blowers and incorporates anticorruption measures.
Orica is a publicly listed
Australian company operating in over 50 countries with annual sales of about US$3 billion.
The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) has honored five publicly listed
companies led by the Ayala, Sy, Aboitiz and First Pacific groups along with five stock brokerage houses for exemplifying excellence in corporate governance.