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  Kaplan Publishing Limited |   $55.00 - 65.00 |   CPE: 1.5 |   AICPA |   Feb 2015 |   Business Mgmt. & Organization |   AICPA Store

    This CPE course is included in the 50+ hours of CGMA Strategic Management Accounting. It can also be purchased individually or as a part of Governance and Risk Management.

    This CPE course defines corporate governance and provides examples of scandals that ruined and devastated corporations that failed to observe governance policy. It gives the principles of good corporate governance, and discusses the roles of a company’s Chairman and CEO, as well as its non-executive directors (NEDs). It compares the requirements of US vs. UK governance, and observes the risk and consequences at stake if a corporation does not institute good governance policy. The course finally provides case studies based on real-world scenarios.

    Topics Discussed

    • The separation of the roles of CEO and Chairman
    • The role of non-executive directors
    • The roles of Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee, Risk Committee and Nominations Committee
    • Directors' remuneration
    • The agency implications of salaries, bonuses, performance related pay, executive share options and benefits in kind

    Learning Objectives

    When you complete this course, you will be able to:

    • Recognize the principles of good corporate governance
    • Identify the roles of independent directors (or non-executive directors, as defined by the UK Corporate Governance Code) and the audit committee
    • Distinguish between the UK Corporate Governance Code and the US Securities and Exchange Commission and Sarbanes-Oxley Act requirements

    Who Will Benefit?

    • CGMA exam candidates
    • Management accountants wanting to develop skills in governance and risk management

    DISCOUNTS

    CGMA designation holders qualify for additional discounts on this product.

    In order to receive your special pricing, you must be registered and signed in. View the complete list of development products available on CGMA.org.

  • executive share options and benefits in kind

Learning Objectives

When you complete this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize the principles of good corporate governance
  • Identify the roles of independent directors (or non-executive directors, as defined by the UK Corporate Governance Code) and the audit committee
  • Distinguish between the UK Corporate Governance Code and the US Securities and Exchange Commission and Sarbanes-Oxley Act requirements

Who Will Benefit?

  • CGMA exam candidates
  • Management accountants wanting to develop skills in governance and risk management

*Offer valid on CGMA Strategic Management Accounting and Financial Performance Management Program bundles and individual courses. Orders must be placed by or before Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. This offer can only be combined with sections, credentials and designation discounts. It cannot be combined with any other special offers or incentives; not valid on previous purchases.

DISCOUNTS

CGMA designation holders qualify for additional discounts on this product.

In order to receive your special pricing, you must be registered and signed in. View the complete list of development products available on CGMA.org.

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Business: Business relations, Intermediate
  • Management accounting: CGMA exam preparation: CPA pathway to CGMA, Intermediate
Who Will Benefit?
  • CGMA exam candidates
  • Management accountants wanting to develop skills in governance and risk management
Topics Discussed
  • The separation of the roles of CEO and Chairman
  • The role of non-executive directors
  • The roles of Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee, Risk Committee and Nominations Committee
  • Directors' remuneration
  • The agency implications of salaries, bonuses, performance related pay, executive share options and benefits in kind
Learning Objectives

When you complete this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize the principles of good corporate governance
  • Identify the roles of independent directors (or non-executive directors, as defined by the UK Corporate Governance Code) and the audit committee
  • Distinguish between the UK Corporate Governance Code and the US Securities and Exchange Commission and Sarbanes-Oxley Act requirements

This CPE course is included in the 50+ hours of CGMA Strategic Management Accounting. It can also be purchased individually or as a part of Governance and Risk Management.

This CPE course defines corporate governance and provides examples of scandals that ruined and devastated corporations that failed to observe governance policy. It gives the principles of good corporate governance, and discusses the roles of a company’s Chairman and CEO, as well as its non-executive directors (NEDs). It compares the requirements of US vs. UK governance, and observes the risk and consequences at stake if a corporation does not institute good governance policy. The course finally provides case studies based on real-world scenarios.

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