Global compliance

Global compliance

Ensuring compliance with one set of listing rules is difficult enough, so spare a thought for the practitioners who need to ensure compliance with multiple, and potentially conflicting, sets. Senior company secretaries working for companies with multiple international...
The new Companies Ordinance: are you ready?

The new Companies Ordinance: are you ready?

In this second and final part of their article, Billy Lam, Loretta Chan and Wilson Fung of Mayer Brown JSM, highlight the key issues that directors and company secretaries need to watch out for in the new Companies Ordinance. As we all know, the new Companies...
Trends in sustainability disclosure

Trends in sustainability disclosure

Benchmarking the world’s stock exchanges Which of the world’s stock exchanges are home to the world’s most advanced sustainability reporters, and, perhaps more significantly, why? A new study by CK Capital, the investment research arm of Corporate...

Ask the Expert February 2014

Q:  Why all of a sudden have board portals become a buzz word in Hong Kong? Our traditional board had not previously been interested in technology. What’s changed? A:  Introduction of the iPad fundamentally opened the boardroom to technology by making it...