PROJECTS

SMEs, Families and Capital Markets

SMEs, Families and Capital Markets

SMEs, Families and Capital Markets *** This Event is by invitation only. *** There is increasing evidence of the positive role played by family firms, including both publicly listed and privately owned entities. However, one of the main...

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For Whom is the Corporation Managed?

For Whom is the Corporation Managed?

ECGRF supported this Roundtable on the subject “For Whom is the Corporation Managed?”, hosted by the Institute for Corporate Governance & Finance at NYU School of Law on Friday 6 December 2019.

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Global Shareholder Stewardship Conference

Global Shareholder Stewardship Conference

ECGRF supported this conference which brought together national, regional, and international standard setters to share experiences, enhance dialogue, disseminate good practice, guide scholarship, and shape future stewardship policy through evidence-based recommendations.

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“Why Are Fewer Companies Going Public?”

“Why Are Fewer Companies Going Public?”

ECGRF supported this Roundtable focused on the reasons and implications of fewer companies going public. The steep decline in initial public offerings in the U.S. has raised concerns about reduced opportunities for the general public to save for the future.

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Differential Voting Shares

Differential Voting Shares

ECGRF supported this conference jointly organized by the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) and the Raymond Ackerman Family Chair in Israeli Corporate Governance, Bar-Ilan University.

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Shareholder Ideology and Stewardship

Shareholder Ideology and Stewardship

This ECGI Roundtable was supported by ECGRF and was hosted by Hermes Investment Management on 25 October 2018. The Roundtable focused on the nature of governance interventions by institutional shareholders. 

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Loyalty Shares

Loyalty Shares

ECGRF supported the Roundtable focused on loyalty shares as a legal solution for encouraging long-term ownership, a concept that is promoted by policy makers, including the European Commission, some institutional investors and issuers. This event was by invitation only. Institutional and Patron members were invited.

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The Future of the Corporation: Law and A.I.

The Future of the Corporation: Law and A.I.

Artificial Intelligence in the law profession was the subject of a discussion hosted by the international law firm Hogan Lovells in Brussels on 20 March 2018. Professor Richard Susskind, a renowned author on the subject, spoke to an audience of lawyers and policymakers about the need to reconsider our conceptual approach to A.I.

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Book Launch – Finance and Investment: The European Case

Book Launch – Finance and Investment: The European Case

ECGRF supported the book launch of: Finance and Investment: The European Case that took place at the Residence Palace, Brussels on 20 March 2018. The event, which is organised in cooperation with the European Corporate Governance Institute and the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), is part of a two-year research programme entitled Restarting European Long-Term Investment Finance (RELTIF) organised by Assonime and the CEPR.

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