ASA has released its revised Voting Guidelines and 2017 focus issues. Among other things, ASA will focus on the disclosure of a CEO pay ratio and capital raisings.
ASA congratulates Woodside Petroleum on its improved remuneration report, released earlier this week.
ASA calls for companies to start properly communicating with its shareholders, following the sudden resignation of director Sheila McGregor from the Seven West Media board.
ASA is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Judith Fox as CEO effective 27 February 2017.
ASA is pleased with the Federal Court's decision in ASIC's insider trading proceedings against Hochtief AG.
ASA is concerned about the Boral acquisition of US company Headwaters, which does not appear to require approval by Boral shareholders although Headwaters shareholder approval will be sought.
After a hostile response by Gerry Harvey at yesterday’s Harvey Norman AGM, the Australian Shareholders’ Association today called for substantial governance reform at the company.
ASA is pleased that the ASX has decided not to reduce the spread requirements as part of its changes to its admission requirements.
Increased urgency for new rules to allow bidder shareholders a vote on dilutive acquistions
ASA questions increasing use of qualitative hurdles in executive remuneration structures.