Legal & General is set to abolish quarterly reporting from 2016 as it aims to encourage long-term thinking among investors.
Boards must better plan in advance for executive and non-executive positions or risk undermining the company's effectiveness and sustainability, the FRC has warned – especially when it comes to the role of CFO.
Antony Jenkins has been fired due to disagreements with the board about the pace of cost cutting and the size of the investment bank. However, his focus on company culture may have been exactly what the bank needs to restore its reputation, as well as boost growth.
Over the past decade outsourcing has become common for many businesses. Once used, mainly by large companies with call centers looking to cut costs, even small business owners are now reaping the benefits from outsourcing. But is it right for your business?