2016 Tokyo Annual Conference
ACGAs 2016 Annual Conference, the "Asian Business Dialogue on Corporate Governance 2016", will be returning to Japan for the first time since 2007. The conference will be held over November 15-16, 2016 at the Conrad Hotel Tokyo. For more details of the conference, please click here.
Asia Regional Briefing Issue #3
ACGA's new bimonthly briefing for members covering corporate governance developments in 11 Asian markets in May and June 2016 is now available on our Premium Content page.
On April 18, 2016, the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) issued a consultation paper on a revised version of the Malaysian Code on Corporate Governance. ACGA submitted a response to the SC on June 27, 2016. For a copy of our submission, please click here.
Australia Member Briefings
We held briefings for members in Melbourne and Sydney on June 7 and 9, respectively. For a copy of the presentation, which is available to members only, please click here.
Speech to FSA Council, Tokyo
On June 1, ACGA Chairman Douglas Henck and Secretary General Jamie Allen spoke at the Financial Services Agency Japan on the topic, Fostering Constructive Engagement between Companies and Investors. For a copy of the speech, please click here.
Two New Advocacy Letters
In May, we wrote to the Hong Kong Monetary Authority on the empowerment of independent non-executive directors in the banking industry, and to Bank Negara Malaysia on its "concept paper" on the corporate governance of banks. For copies of the two submissions, please click here.
Spring Members' Briefing
Our Spring Members' Briefing was held on May 10 and 11 in Hong Kong and Singapore, respectively. For a copy of the presentation, which is available to members only, please click here.
Speech to KRX, Seoul
On April 18, ACGA Secretary General Jamie Allen made a speech at a public hearing organised by the Korea Exchange on the topic, Comply or Explain: The Art of Persuasion in Corporate Governance. For details of the speech, please click here.
Speech to TWSE, Taipei
On March 29, ACGA Secretary General Jamie Allen made a speech at the Taiwan Stock Exchange on the topic, Investor Stewardship in Asia An Idea Whose Time has Come. For details of the speech, please click here.