New guidance from ICSA about AGMs and COVID-19
ICSA has published new guidance on how quoted companies might hold meetings during the 2021 AGM season.
The paper was prepared in association with the City of London Law Society, and supported by BEIS, FRC, QCA and others.
Willis Towers Watson Cyber Claims Analysis Report
This report uses the Willis Towers Watson analysed claims data to provide specific insight into the types of loss that businesses may be exposed to. All claims that have been analysed are included in the calculation for the average claim settlement, the determination of the largest loss and the loss amount distribution charts.
Chapter Zero Guidance for NEDs on COP26
Each year the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) hosts a Climate Change Conference. Climate Change Conferences bring together global leaders and other stakeholders to implement the Convention and this year’s conference in November, which has been delayed due to Covid-19, will be held in Glasgow.
The 2021 Edelman Trust Barometer
Startling findings in the 2021 Edelman Trust Barometer that tracks public trust. Business is now the only institution that is viewed as both ethical and competent.
The Biggest Leadership Appointments of 2020
A BoardEx study of 10 top appointments in 2020 shows that all CEOs were male and only 30% of CFOs were women. It shows that trends are in line with recent headlines and reports.
Boards and Cybersecurity
Boards need to prepare for the rising cybersecurity threat since the start of the pandemic. Here are views from two leading cybersecurity experts around issues that are now deemed urgent.
Does a Ransomware Attack Constitute a Data Breach?
Ransomware has been around for many years but has recently become a big problem, according to Kroll. For the first time it is the most popular cyberattack with current ransoms reaching millions.