Corporate Governance in South Africa: With International Comparisons 2e

Product Attributes

  • Soft Cover
  • 9781485119579
  • 2nd Edition
  • 252 Pages
  • 2017

2017 - 2nd Edition

R 431.00

About this Publication:

The second edition of Corporate Governance in South Africa: With International Comparisons addresses the changes in the corporate governance landscape in South Africa brought about by the King IV Report on Governance for South Africa, 2016 and changes to several international codes.

Corporate Governance in South Africa covers the following areas: the corporate governance framework in South Africa, comparisons with various international corporate governance frameworks, and contemporary governance issues. The book also offers a corporate governance implementation guide. Examples of failed corporate governance practices, both local and international, are provided throughout the book, seeking to illustrate the importance of effective corporate governance practices by companies.

Contents Include:

  • Table of cases
  • The South African Regulatory Framework
  • The role of the board of directors in corporate governance
  • Individual directors and corporate governance
  • The duties and liabilities of directors
  • The role of shareholders in corporate governance
  • The governance of risk
  • Corporate ethics
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Responsible investing
  • Assurance
  • Reporting and disclosure
  • Annexure A: Comparing corporate governance frameworks

Of Interest and Benefit to:

  • Legal practitioners
  • Legal advisers
  • Company secretaries
  • Accountants
  • Students
  • Company directors