Briefs

Directors Knowhow: QCA member policy update (July 2021)
Directors Knowhow: QCA member policy update (July 2021)

27 July 2021

This month's Directors' Knowhow includes the FRC Lab report on Stakeholders, Decisions and Section 172, the FRC report on board diversity, the Government's Green Financing Framework, the CLLS and Law Society documents on the changes to the Takeover Code, the FRC's statement on ESG challenges, the Treasury Committee report on the future of financial services, the FCA's Business Plan for 2021/22, and the QCA's policy consultation responses. 

To access this, you must be a QCA member.

Join today!

Survey reveals concerns on BEIS Audit and Corporate Governance Reforms 

8 July 2021

The QCA, in collaboration with YouGov, surveyed companies and investors on their views regarding the BEIS audit and corporate governance reform consultation.

Directors Knowhow: QCA member policy update (June 2021)
Directors Knowhow: QCA member policy update (June 2021)

24 June 2021

This month's Directors' Knowhow includes the QCA's Board Performance Review Report and Guide, the BEIS report on executive pay and investment in the UK, HMT's new Green Technical Advisory Group, the FRC's extension of Covid-19-related rent concessions, the Investor Forum report on Governing for Growth, the TIGRR report on re-imagining regulation, and the QCA's policy consultation responses. 

To access this, you must be a QCA member.

Join today!

Rising premiums and reduced cover for directors’ insurance raises serious concerns
Rising premiums and reduced cover for directors’ insurance raises serious concerns
Corporate Governance

21 June 2021

The QCA Quarterly sentiment survey, conducted by YouGov between 9 April and 5 May 2021, asked respondents what they paid for insurance last year compared to this year. Read more for insights and sentiments on D&O cover from small and mid-size quoted companies.

Watch: Fund Manager Webinar with Paul Stevens
Watch: Fund Manager Webinar with Paul Stevens
VideoInvestor Engagement

16 June 2021

Watch our webinar with Fund Manager Webinar with Paul Stevens of Business Growth Fund.

To access this, you must be a QCA member.

Join today!

Watch: Fund Manager Webinar with James Thorne
Watch: Fund Manager Webinar with James Thorne
VideoInvestor Engagement

8 June 2021

Watch our webinar with Fund Manager Webinar with James Thorne of Columbia Threadneedle Investments.

To access this, you must be a QCA member.

Join today!

The latest insights on returning to the workplace from small and mid-size quoted companies
The latest insights on returning to the workplace from small and mid-size quoted companies

3 June 2021

Read more from our latest small and mid-cap sentiment survey which took place in the second quarter of 2021.

How to Increase Effectiveness of Board Performance Reviews in Small and Mid-Sized Quoted Companies
How to Increase Effectiveness of Board Performance Reviews in Small and Mid-Sized Quoted Companies
BoardCorporate Governance

3 June 2021

A regular review of board performance is a fundamental component of a good corporate governance framework. Our guide provides tailored guidance for small & mid-sized quoted companies on how they can increase the effectiveness of their Board Performance Reviews.

Watch: Board Performance Review Webinar
Watch: Board Performance Review Webinar
VideoCorporate GovernanceBoard Performance

3 June 2021

Watch our webinar that launched our brand new Board Performance Review Report & Guide.

To access this, you must be a QCA member.

Join today!

FCA Climate Adaptation Report - Net zero survey

26 May 2021

Help shape the FCA's approach to their climate change policy and supervisory strategies regarding companies' net zero commitments. 

Directors Knowhow: QCA member policy update (May 2021)
Directors Knowhow: QCA member policy update (May 2021)

25 May 2021

This month's Directors' Knowhow includes the results of the QCA Small and Mid-Cap Sentiment Index, details on the QCA's meeting with Lord Callanan, the regulator's Regulatory Initiatives Grid, the UKEB's delegated powers, the new powers for the Insolvency Service, the FRC's report on interim reporting, the FRC's report on workforce engagement, the FCA's Climate Adaptation Report survey and the QCA's policy consultation responses. 

To access this, you must be a QCA member.

Join today!

How to Get Started with ESG as a Smaller Quoted Company
How to Get Started with ESG as a Smaller Quoted Company
Corporate GovernanceESGInvestor Engagement

21 May 2021

Chair of our Corporate Governance Expert Group and Director of Engagement at Federated Hermes, Will Pomroy, provides insight on how to approach ESG using the recently released Practical Guide to ESG.

New QCA/YouGov Small & Mid-Cap Sentiment Survey: Record optimism in response to roadmap out of lockdown

21 May 2021

Read the results of the Q2 2021 QCA/YouGov Small & Mid-Cap Sentiment Index

Watch: Fund Manager Webinar with Georgina Brittain
Watch: Fund Manager Webinar with Georgina Brittain
VideoInvestor Engagement

20 May 2021

Watch our webinar with Fund Manager Webinar with Georgina Brittain of JP Morgan Asset Management.

To access this, you must be a QCA member.

Join today!

Inspired Energy PLC on Environmental, Social and Governance guidance and solutions
Inspired Energy PLC on Environmental, Social and Governance guidance and solutions

20 May 2021

Inspired Energy PLC is a member of the QCA and are experts on Environmental, Social and Governance issues, find out how they can help companies address their own ESG issues.

Watch: Share Plan Considerations for Smaller Quoted Companies
Watch: Share Plan Considerations for Smaller Quoted Companies
Video

19 May 2021

Watch our Share Plan Considerations for Smaller Quoted Companies webinar.

To access this, you must be a QCA member.

Join today!