TITLE

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE RATING SYSTEM WIDENED

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Financial Executive;May2003, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the expansion of a corporate governance quotient (CGQ) rating system. It states that the CGQ was expanded to assist institutional investors in the evaluation of what impact governance practices and corporate boards have on performance. It mentions that the rating was created in 2002 by the Institutional Shareholder Service, which is a provider of corporate governance data services and proxy voting. It comments that CGQ ratings are calculated as a result of eight categories, including the board of directors, audits, state laws, executive and director compensation, and director education. It mentions the use of the Internet to gather and update information.
ACCESSION #
9654822

 

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