Comments on the need for independent directors, institutional investors.
Comments in detail on sections of the draft report, approving the self regulation approach, questioning statements of compliance requirement, commenting on the role of non-executive directors, remuneration, auditing and shareholders' role.
Letter covers enforcement of the code, the role of non-executive directors, separation of the roles of Chief Executive and Chairman, shareholders' role and that of the auditors with respect to fraud.
Comments on board of directors, non-executive directors, audit committees, reporting and the involvement of shareholders.
Comments on the Terms of Reference and standards of practice in unlisted companies,in addition to specific points.
Comments on the draft report in detail on unified boards, separation of roles, board structures, non-executive directors, executive directors and directors' training. It also comments in some depth on audit committees, auditing, internal control systems and financial reporting.
Summarises reponses from 21 institutional and private shareholders.
Comments on institutional shareholders, and shareholder voting and communication during takeover bids.
Paper sets out a proposal to bring institutional and private shareholders together.
Includes papers on 'Shareholder communication and executive compensation' given at the open meeting of the SEC 15 October 1992, plus fact sheets on executive compensation disclosure and regulatory reform of communications among shareholders. Also includes Lipton and Lorsch 'Modest proposal for improved corporate governance, 20 Aug 1992.
Ziff raises the issue of the significant delay between the market and the small shareholder receiving information.
Item reports on the Code of Best Practice.
Letter accompanies a four-part questionnaire that looks at the relationship between British industry and institutional shareholders.
Includes full text of paper, Self regulation and the financial aspects of corporate governance.
Gina's letter comments on a Submission to the Commons select committee on employment and Maurice Gillbrand's proposal for a Shareholders' Advisory Committee. It also refers to an Evening Standard article which requires action.
Comments on and suggests approaches on various aspects of AGMs, creating two classes of non-executive directors. Butcher supports rotation of auditors.
Lists the headings which Sir Simon Hornby would discuss.
Letters to and from Alan Diamond, including photocopies of those published in The Times and comments. Includes three unattributable pages entitled The counter proposals to arrest corporate greed, and handwritten notes presumably based on a meeting after 6 June 1991.