Enforcement update

Enforcement update

CSj provides a summary of recent updates to the enforcement policies and disciplinary powers of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd relevant to governance professionals in Hong Kong. Listing Rule amendments enhancing the disciplinary powers and sanctions of The Stock...

Competition compliance

Competition compliance

Samuel Chan BBS JP, Chairman, Competition Commission (the Commission), highlights the need for directors, and the governance professionals advising them, to understand their exposure to competition law risks and to instill a competition compliance culture across all...

The Companies Register’s new inspection regime

The Companies Register’s new inspection regime

Ada Chung FCG FCS, Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data, Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data, Hong Kong (PCPD), supports the rationale behind limiting the disclosure of personal data in the Companies Register.   Given its impact on the work of...

TCFD transitional risks – What every director should know

TCFD transitional risks – What every director should know

Theodora Thunder, Managing Director, Streeter Strategic Ltd, highlights the transitional risks that companies face as a result of climate change and recommends that they align themselves with the Taskforce for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) reporting...

Avoiding organisational entropy 

Avoiding organisational entropy 

Dennis Wu, Senior Partner, Futu Holdings Ltd, suggests some ways in which employee equity incentives can help to build the motivation of team members and thereby avoid organisational entropy. The term ‘entropy’ was originally derived from the second law of...

Automated governance?

Automated governance?

Technology is now more central to the strategy and operation of organisations than ever before. CSj looks at what impact this is having on governance practices and on the roles of Chartered Secretaries and Chartered Governance Professionals (CS/CGPs). If there were...

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