New research finds that companies will pay a premium for a well-connected board.
Aiming to thwart shareholder activism, public companies' proxy statements are presenting shareholders with ever-more information and greater detail.
The new name reflects Yahoo's transformation from an internet giant to "essentially a vehicle" for holding a 15% stake in Alibaba.
Shareholder groups say the committee would “prevent poor stewardship” and avoid a repeat of mistakes that led to the bank's 2008 bailout.
A challenging global economy has compelled boards of directors to focus on the future, new research reveals.
Lessons learned from Donald Trump's presidential campaign can help CFOs respond to the election's impact on their organizations.
Aircraft manufacturer Embraer admitted responsibility for multiple FCPA violations in four foreign countries from 2007 to 2011.
A new survey reveals 87% of CFOs believe the economic future of their companies depends on the outcome of the U.S. presidential election.
One cause of the alleged improprieties of Wells Fargo’s incentive programs may have been clogged communications.
Selecting a particular board member for their expertise in one specific technical area may dilute the board’s breadth of expertise and standing.