Publication Type

Report

Publication Date

1-2014

Abstract

Directors play an important role in the governance of firms. This reportprovides a comprehensive study of 3,670 directors on the boards of 717companies, business trusts and REITs listed on the Singapore Exchange(SGX) as at the end of 2013. This report specifically examines the structureof boards and their composition, director tenure, remuneration, meetingattendance, gender diversity and multiple directorships. It also documentscompliance with key aspects of the Singapore Code of CorporateGovernance 2012 (the Code) relating to some of these matters.

Discipline

Accounting

Research Areas

Corporate Reporting and Disclosure

Publisher

Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and Singapore Institute of Directors

City or Country

Singapore

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

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