Guidelines, Reviews and Case Studies
Publish Date: 3/29/17
State-owned enterprises face unique corporate governance challenges. This publication presents OECD’s Guidelines on Corporate Governance of SOEs, 2015 edition, as a result of the contributions of experienced policy-makers and practitioners from a large number of OECD and non-OECD countries. The Vietnamese translation of this work is provided by the Vietnam Corporate Governance Project of IFC.
Publish Date: 2/21/17
This paper has a set of recommendations on ethical principles and the corporate compliance function.It is based on discussions and input from member companies of the Compliance and Ethics Working Group of the Latin American Companies Circle.
Publish Date: 11/22/16
Publish Date: 11/16/16
Lineamientos de Gobierno Corporativo en Revelación y Transparencia (Corporate Governance Guidelines on Disclosure and Transparency)
La publicación pretende dotar a las empresas con una herramienta para ayudar a desarrollar sus actividades de revelación y transparencia. La herramienta ayudará a las empresas a determinar el nivel de información y de revelación, así como la importancia de comunicar de manera oportuna y sustancial para aumentar su valor de mercado.
Publish Date: 8/8/16
В этой работе описываются ключевые шаги, которые может предпринять совет директоров для снижения влияния споров и минимизации риска возникновения споров.
Publish Date: 7/19/16
This guidebook addresses common questions on corporate governance that are frequently asked by owners and managers of companies in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
Publish Date: 6/16/16
This report presents the outcome of the 5th International Conference organized by the Emerging Markets Corporate Governance Network (EMCGN).
Publish Date: 4/14/16
This publication represents a unique collaborative effort to assess the state of corporate governance around the world in the wake of the 2008 global financial crisis.
Publish Date: 11/13/15
Esta publicación tiene el objetivo de profundizar el análisis sobre el desempeño de las empresas listadas en las principales bolsas de valores de América Latina en cuanto a las prácticas de revelación empresarial.
Publish Date: 10/1/15
This is a research on the impact of gender diversity on the economic performance of companies in Jordan.
Publish Date: 6/29/15
This report shares the experiences of 19 companies that have made governance improvements over the past few years, summarizing the changes they made, and the impacts they reported.
Publish Date: 6/9/15
This paper discusses the corporate governance of microfinance institutions. It aims to draw lessons on governance from research studies, data analysis, and case studies of the failure or success of individual MFIs.
Publish Date: 6/5/15
As part of IFC's ongoing efforts to raise greater awareness of the merits of corporate governance, this publication cites Ho Chi Minh City Securities Corp. and Mobile World Investment Corp. as exemplary models.
Publish Date: 6/1/15
This publication captures the experiences of seven firms in Europe and Central Asia as they have implemented corporate governance improvement initiatives with the help of IFC.
Publish Date: 6/1/15
В настоящей брошюре представлен опыт семи компаний в Европе и Центральной Азии по внедрению инициатив совершенствования системы корпоративного управления при содействии IFC. В этой подборке приводится подробное описание того, как компании и банки на формирующихся рынках региона решают сложные задачи финансово-хозяйственной деятельности посредством совершенствования своих систем корпоративного управления.
Publish Date: 3/20/15
This publication has been produced in collaboration with the European Confederation of Directors’ Associations (ecoDa) primarily aimed at ecoDa’s membership and for supporting IFC’s work in surrounding regions with countries aspiring to understand and follow rules, standards and practices applied in the EU countries but which may be of wider relevance and interest to practitioners, policy makers, development finance institutions, investors, board directors, business reporters, and others.
Publish Date: 3/20/15
This publication focuses on directorship and leadership skills in the boardroom. Written as a a novel, it describes the learning journey of a fictional nominee director Carla. Although the main character is fictional, the events and experiences are based on real-life examples, documented in the annual meeting records of the IFC’s Network of Nominee Directors and other events over the last 10 years.
Publish Date: 2/3/15
These recommendations were developed by Latin American Companies Circle based on experiences of the Circle member companies. Its objective is to share best practices for companies in Latin America to consider while developing or improving their policies and practices.
Publish Date: 1/14/15
This paper describes key steps that boards can take to mitigate the impact of disputes—and, even better, to minimize the risk of disputes arising in the first place. It deals with the board as a collective body that needs to cultivate its ability to manage disputes effectively—starting by establishing good corporate governance policies and practices.
Publish Date: 10/27/14
This is a Ukranian translation of the IFC Family Business Governance Handbook, which is a concise and practical description of essential family business governance components and suggested approaches to resolving common family business governance dilemmas.
Publish Date: 6/26/14
This paper provides an account of the Emerging Markets Corporate Governance Research Network (EMCGN) and its first 10 years of activities. It describes the history of the EMCGN, its objectives, structure, and modalities.
Publish Date: 6/26/14
A joint project of Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution and the Corporate Governance Group of the IFC explores the causes, nature, and methods of resolving corporate governance disputes. As part of this project, CEDR and IFC carried out a global survey of 191 directors and board members (including IFC Nominee Directors and members of the Private Sector Advisory Group) to find out about their experiences with and attitudes toward boardroom disputes.
Publish Date: 5/29/14
The Fourth International Conference on Corporate Governance (CG) in Emerging Markets was organized by the IFC Global Corporate Governance Forum , the Indian School of Business (ISB), and the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR).
Publish Date: 4/23/14
Only 20% of firms in Eastern Europe and Central Asia have female top managers. IFC’s Corporate Governance Program in ECA promotes the business case for good CG practices and emphasizes business benefits of gender diversity on boards.