Governance needs you: ACRU 2016 review

Governance needs you: ACRU 2016 review

Regulators at the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries’ latest Annual Corporate and Regulatory Update (ACRU) conference highlighted the roles directors, professional practitioners and regulators need to play to ensure good governance standards are maintained...
New guidance  on ESG reporting

New guidance on ESG reporting

Katherine Ng, Senior Vice-President, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd, highlights the new guidance materials on the Exchange’s website relating to environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting. Businesses are facing increasing demands to recognise...
Asking the right questions – The Sun Tzu Art of War for engagement

Asking the right questions – The Sun Tzu Art of War for engagement

Christine Chow, Associate Director, Hermes EOS, Hermes Investment Management, is practised in the art of engaging companies on their approach to environmental, social and governance issues. In this interview with CSj, she discusses her career and shares some tips on...
AML/CFT compliance: a new HKICS initiative

AML/CFT compliance: a new HKICS initiative

CSj takes a look at a new initiative launched by the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (HKICS) to promote anti-money laundering and counter-financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) in the corporate service provider(s) sector in Hong Kong. In 2008 the HKICS issued...
Board communication: new CSIA guidance

Board communication: new CSIA guidance

Having access to the right information plays a major part in boards making the right decisions. A new set of guidelines published last month by the Corporate Secretaries International Association (CSIA) aims to help corporate secretaries fulfill their role supporting...
Hong Kong's new OFC regime

Hong Kong's new OFC regime

Anne-Marie Godfrey, Partner, Akin Gump, highlights the features and discusses the implications of the government’s proposed open-ended fund company (OFC) regime for Hong Kong. Under the current legal and regulatory regime relating to the establishment of...
CSj June 2016 (pdf version)

CSj June 2016 (pdf version)

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