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TIAA-CREF Updates Policy Statement on Corporate Governance

Posted: Dec 18, 2003 – 11:00 PM EST

Dec. 18 /CSRwire/ - NEW YORK--TIAA-CREF, the premier retirement system for higher education and research employees, today released the fourth edition of its Policy Statement on Corporate Governance. The revised statement articulates principles intended to promote accountability and foster high-quality governance at portfolio...

Investor Responsibility Research Center Partners with Nordic Investor Services

Posted: Dec 10, 2003 – 11:00 PM EST

Dec. 10 /CSRwire/ - Washigton, D.C. - Investor Responsibility Research Center (IRRC), the world's leading provider of impartial, unbiased proxy research and voting services, announced today a strategic partnership with Nordic Investor Services (NIS) of Stockholm. Under the terms of the agreement, Nordic...

Study Reveals Significant Changes in Boardrooms Over Past Year

Posted: Dec 10, 2003 – 11:00 PM EST

Corporate Board Member Publishes Second Annual What Directors Think Study

Calvert Social Index Pending Actions

Posted: Dec 09, 2003 – 11:00 PM EST

Dec. 09 /CSRwire/ - BETHESDA, MD -- The Calvert Social Research Department has submitted the following recommendations regarding actions within the Calvert Social Index. If approved, the following recommendations will be effective when the Calvert Social Index Committee convenes its quarterly meeting in...

IRRC’s Study Shows Corporations Overhauling Boards and Director Pay

Posted: Dec 04, 2003 – 11:00 PM EST

Dec. 04 /CSRwire/ - Washington, D.C. Spurred by investor outcry and more stringent stock exchange listing rules, companies made dramatic increases in board independence levels in 2003, finds the latest edition of IRRCs annual Board Practices/Board Pay study. At the same time, outside...

Equity One Adopts New Corporate Governance Initiatives and Appoints Independent Lead Director

Posted: Dec 03, 2003 – 11:00 PM EST

Dec. 03 /CSRwire/ - NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL - Equity One, Inc. (NYSE:EQY), an owner, developer and operator of community and neighborhood shopping centers located predominately in high growth markets in the southern United States, announced today that its Board of Directors has...

World Economic Forum Launches Corporate Governance Initiative With A Difference

Posted: Nov 23, 2003 – 11:00 PM EST

Nov. 23 /CSRwire/ - Geneva, Switzerland - The World Economic Forum is aiming to make a contribution to the field of corporate governance with a new initiative: The Global Corporate Governance Dialogue. The purpose of this dialogue is to contribute to the improvement...

New Calvert Survey Shows Investors Link Corporate Responsibility with Reduced Risk, Better Returns

Posted: Nov 17, 2003 – 11:00 PM EST

Nov. 17 /CSRwire/ - BETHESDA, MD - Calvert, the nations largest family of socially responsible mutual funds, today announced the results of a Harris Interactive® investor survey, which dramatically highlights investors growing concerns about ethical standards at corporations and mutual fund companies. The...

What Is Shareholder Proxy Access?

Posted: Oct 21, 2003 – 12:00 AM EST

Oct. 21 /CSRwire/ - Washington, D.C. - What is Proxy Access? On Oct. 15, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published proposed rules allowing shareholders a new, but severely limited ability to propose nominees for corporate boards. Earlier this year, the SEC had...

THE NAKED CORPORATION - How the Age of Transparency Will Revolutionize Business - By Don Tapscott and David Ticoll

Posted: Oct 07, 2003 – 12:00 AM EST

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