Compliance Training ROI by Tom Fox

Compliance Training and Tools to Increase ROI

Posted by - July 7, 2016
Training is one part of how companies manage their compliance with laws, regulations and, most importantly, their corporate reputation through compliance (the ultimate barometer of their value). This white paper from Tom Fox outlines ways in which companies can get the most out of training -- based on what they…
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Do Boards of Directors Have a Use-By Date?

Posted by - June 8, 2016
The value of board directors to a company’s value increases the longer they serve—at least for nine years, according to new research from QMA that examines the relationship between average board tenure and current and future market value and future stock returns. QMA, with $111 billion under management, is multi-asset class investment…
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Principles for Improving Board Risk Reporting

Posted by - March 17, 2016
Global consulting firm Protiviti has published thought leadership on necessary principles for improving risk oversight.  A fundamental underpinning of effective Board risk oversight is timely, reliable and insightful risk reporting.  This report discusses six principles for delivering the focused risk reporting the Board needs.
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PwC Report on Share Repurchases and Dividends

Posted by - March 16, 2016
With record sums of cash on the balance sheets of U.S. companies, there are questions about the best way to use this liquidity. Activists often pressure companies to increase share repurchases, increase dividends, restructure, spin-off a division or even sell the company. And activists are often successful in achieving their…
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PwC Publishes 2015 Annual Corporate Directors Survey

Posted by - November 12, 2015
Board member views on strategy and risk oversight have shifted to a longer-term orientation with emphasis on evaluating macro-trends as part of their strategic review, according to PwC’s recent Annual Corporate Directors Survey. However, Board members are being pressured to balance longer-term strategic planning and investment with the need to…
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Implications of the New Revenue Recognition Standard

Posted by - October 14, 2015
As companies begin to implement the new standard, it’s critical to understand the accompanying business and technology implications that follow. PwC’s latest report offers top-of-mind considerations to prepare for the process, data, system and control impacts and offers a five-step plan to ensure compliance with the new standard. Additional key…
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