Capital Markets Practice News Round-Up Corporate Finance

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    Welcome to the latest in our series of regular alerts containing a round-up of news from our capital markets practice. Among other things, we bring you news of reactions to proposals made in the Chancellor’s recent Autumn Statement.


    • HM Treasury: Autumn Statement of 5 December 2013: Corporate Aspects
    • Corporate Governance: NAPF Issues the Latest Edition of its Corporate Governance Policy and Voting Guidelines and the Final Version of its Remuneration Principles
    • Corporate Governance: Executive Remuneration: the GC100 and Investor Group Issue Revised Guidance on the Directors’ Remuneration Reporting Regulations 2013
    • Corporate Governance: Institutional Investors Announce the Launch of a New Forum to Promote Long-Termism and Collective Action
    • Corporate Governance: the Takeover Directive: ESMA Issues Clarification on Shareholder Co-Operation and Acting in Concert
    • Corporate Governance: Women on Boards: Non-Executive Directors: the European Parliament Supports Measures for 40% Female Representation by 2020
    • Disclosure and Transparency Rules: the FCA Proposes to Introduce a Fine for the Late Publication of Periodic Financial Reports
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