Legal, regulatory, tax and governance
Resources on UK GAAP, IFRS, US GAAP, SOX, financial services regulation, capital markets, boards and committees, NEDs, law, and tax.
The Sarbanes-Oxley Act was the most significant legislation to emerge in response to the corporate governance failures at the start of the 21st century. On this page members can access a selection of resources on the Sarbanes-Oxley Act including articles and books that look at its impact and suggest practical steps to tackle compliance.
Financial services regulation
Articles, webcasts and other resources on Financial Services regulation.
The board and committees
Articles, webcasts and other resources on the board and committees.
Non executive directors
Find out more about the role and responsibilities of a non-executive director
UK Corporate Governance Code
The UK Corporate Governance Code (formerly known as the Combined Code) sets out standards of good practice for listed companies on board composition and development, remuneration, shareholder relations, accountability and audit. The code is published by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC).
Articles on the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act and Companies Act 2006.