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1 hr ago | Pensions & Investments
Money managers might need to charge clients for proxy voting to help finance the expense , Michelle Edkins, managing director and global head of corporate governance and responsible investment, BlackRock, said Thursday at the SEC's proxy advisory services round-table webcast.
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6 hrs ago | Market Wire
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10 hrs ago | MarketWatch
The leaks are starting to come fast and furious on the "Volcker rule", days before federal regulators are to release the final version of rules meant to ban proprietary trading.
14 hrs ago | CFO
This is one of seven articles in a special report on what's ahead for CFOs in 2014.
17 hrs ago | Evening Times
"In July we embarked upon a campaign to effect Board change, supported by institutional shareholders representing a significant percentage of the Company, together with the fans all of whom were concerned about the appalling lack of corporate governance and financial transparency since the IPO last December.
19 hrs ago | JD Supra
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board has reproposed for public comment amendments to PCAOB auditing standards that would provide greater transparency into audits of public companies, brokers, and dealers about the engagement partner and certain other participants in the audit.
Members of the National Steering Committee of the African Peer Review Mechanism led by former Senate President, Senator Ken Nnamani visited Vanguard Media's head office, Lagos, recently, and interacted with senior editors on the mileage Nigeria has recorded in human index compared to her 36 peers on the African continent.
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Staff report Following approval by Gainesville City Council, the city's economic development corporation is now authorized to borrow as much as necessary - up to $2.5 million - in further development of Gainesville Industrial Park, now underway on 142 acres in the northern portion of the city.
No more dick jokes: Twitter's streak of dude-only directorship ends today, with the appointment of Marjorie Scardino to its board.
EVERY financial meltdown prompts a hunt for scapegoats. In the wake of the most recent one, calls to reform accounting have grown particularly loud, and action is on the way.
The Government Finance Officers Association has awarded the City of Rochester Hills with the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2012.
"The company is committed to enhancing the quality and value of the information it presents to stakeholders.
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board has proposed for a second time the idea of requiring auditor reports to disclose the names of the lead partner on an audit engagement and some of the other individuals and firms who participated in audits of public companies, brokers and dealers.
Yardi announced today that Avison Young Property Management Ontario Inc., the Ontario property management division of Avison Young Canada Inc., has selected Yardi Voyager A as its property management and accounting platform.
The California Uniform Limited Partnership Act of 2008 defines the term "partner" to mean a limited partner or a general partner.
The U.S. audit watchdog will revive a controversial proposal on Wednesday that would require accounting firms to disclose the names of individual partners who work on company audits.