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‘Key corporate governance rules not in sync with Companies Act’

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Thursday released detailed corporate governance norms for listed companies, providing for stricter disclosures and equitable treatment for minority and foreign shareholders.

Independent directors may need to disclose reason for resignation

Under existing Sebi norms, there is no provision that requires mandatory disclosure of reasons for an independent director’s resignation from a listed company’s board.


Halfway right

Sebi’s effort to tighten norms for corporate governance does not go far enough

Sebi tightens corporate governance norms, loosens mutual fund policy

The Sebi board took several decisions in a bid to align the listing agreement norms with the Companies Act 2013 as there were several gaps.

Sebi mulls bringing new norms for CEO pay,whistleblower policy

Sebi had sought comments from the general public and other stakeholders earlier this year for a major overhaul of corporate governance norms.

Govt may seek no ‘wrongdoing’ affidavit from PSU board directors

To improve transparency and put in place stringent corporate governance norms for PSUs,the government is working