UK - The governments of 30 countries - including the UK - have signed up to the revised OECD corporate governance code of best practice.
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development code – aimed at rebuilding public trust in companies and stock markets – has no formal legal status but is expected to form a basis for legal revisions in member countries.
The OECD urges governments to ensure shareholders can hold management to account, abolish unfunded executive share options and strengthen checks on company accounts in the corporate sector.
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Employers whose dividend to deficit recovery contribution (DRCs) ratios fall outside the "normal range" should expect to see higher regulatory scrutiny, although no fixed ratio will be set.
Investment consultants and fiduciary managers should expect a final decision on the investigation into the market to be published by the end of the year, the competition watchdog says.