Frameworks - Corporate Governance Frameworks to assist you

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision - Corporate Governance Principles

If you wish to better understand the Basel Committee's Corporate Governance Principles for Banks, then please access the following download.

Basel - Guidelines - Corporate Governance Principles for Banks - July 2015

G20 / OECD - Principles of Corporate Governance

If you wish to better understand the G20 / Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Principles of Corporate Governance and The Governance of Company Groups, then please access the following downloads.

G20-OECD - Principles of Corporate Governance - 2015

OECD - The Governance of Company Groups - Working Paper No 22 - 2021

Australia - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the Australian Corporate Governance Framework, issued under the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX), then please access the following download .

The ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations - 4th Ed - February 2019

The Kingdom of Bahrain - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the Kingdom of Bahrain's Corporate Governance Framework, issued under the Central Bank of Bahrain, together with the Corporate Governance Framework of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, then please access the following downloads.

The Corporate Governance Code of the Kingdom of Bahrain

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism - Corporate Governance Code - 2018

Brazil - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand Brazil's Corporate Governance Frameworks, issued by the Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance (IBGC) and GT Interagentes (Interagentes Working Group) cordinated by the IBGC, then please access the following downloads.

Code of Best Practices of Corporate Governance - 5th Edition - 2015

Brazilian Corporate Governance Code - Listed Companies - 2016

Botswana - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand Botswana's Corporate Governance Frameworks, issued by the Government and the Botswana Stock Exchange, then please access the following downloads. Please also note that many sectors additionally follow or require their memberships to adopt and follow the King Corporate Governance Framework - South Africa, including organisations listed under the Stock Exchange.

Botswana Code of Corporate Governance

The BSE Code of Best Practices on Corporate Governance

Cyprus - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the Directive of the Central Bank of Cyprus Corporate Governance Framework, in respect of Governance and Management Arrangements in Credit Institutions, then please access the following download.

Central Bank of Cyprus - Governance and Management Arrangements in Credit Institutions

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the Central Bank of Ireland's Corporate Governance Frameworks and associated regulations, then please access the following downloads.

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Requirements for Investment Firms and Market Operators - 2018

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Code for Credit Institutions and Insurance Undertakings - 2013-5

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Requirements for Credit Institutions - 2015

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Requirements for Insurance Undertakings - 2015

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Requirements for Captive Insurance and Reinsurance Undertakings - 2015

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Goverance Requirements for Credit Institutions - 2015 - FAQs

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Requirements for Credit Institutions - 2015 - Guidelines on the Compliance Statement - Section 26

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Requirements for Insurance Undertakings - 2015 - FAQs

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Requirements for Insurance Undertakings - 2015 - Guidelines on the Compliance Statement - Section 26

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Code for Captive Insurance and Reinsurance Undertakings - 2011 - FAQs

Ireland - CBI - Corporate Governance Code for Captive Insurance and Reinsurance Undertakings - 2011 - Guidelines on Annual Compliance Statement - Section 18

Ireland - CBI - Code of Practice on Lending to Related Parties - 2013

Ireland - CBI - Related Party Lending - 2013 - FAQs

Ireland - CBI - Protocol between the CBI and the Auditors of Regulated Financial Service Providers - 2013

Kuwait - CSR - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand Kuwait's Capital Standards Review (CSR) Corporate Governance Framework, Principles and Recommended Best Practices for Public Companies - 2010, then please access the following download.

Kuwait - CSR - Corporate Governance Code - April 2010

Oman - CMA - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand Oman's Capital Markets Authority (CMA) Corporate Governance Framework for Public Listed Companies, then please access the following download.

Oman - CMA - The Code of Corporate Governance for Public Listed Companies - December 2016

Maritius - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the Mauritian Government National Code of Corporate Governance, then please access the following download.

Mauritius - National Code of Corporate Governance - 2016

New Zealand - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the New Zealand Corporate Governance Frameworks, including those from the New Zealand Exchange (NZX), the Financial Markets Authority (FMA), and the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, then please access the following downloads.

New Zealand Exchange (NZX) - Corporate Governance Code - 10 December 2020

New Zealand Exchange (NZX) - ESG Guidance Note - 10 December 2020

New Zealand Financial Markets Authority (FMA) - Corporate Governance Handbook - 2018

New Zealand Reserve Bank - Corporate Governance Policy - July 2014

Netherlands - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the Netherlands Dutch Corporate Governance Code, Principles and Best Practices, then please access the following download.

Dutch Corporate Governance Code - Principles and Best Practices - 2017

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - CMA - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Capital Markets Authority Corporate Governance Frameworks and associated regulations, then please access the following downloads.

KSA - CMA - Corporate Governance Regulations - 20-5-2019

KSA - CMA - Regulatory Rules and Procedures for Listed Joint Stock Companies - Remuneration and the Board - 2-5-2019

KSA - CMA - CMA Board Regulations - 8-6-2016

KSA - CMA - Authorisation of Power Policy - 8-6-2016

KSA - CMA - Audit Committee Regulations - 8-6-2016

KSA - CMA - Human Resources Development Committee Regulations - 8-6-2016

KSA - CMA - E-Transactions Committee Regulations - 8-6-2016

KSA - CMA - Management Committee Regulations - 8-6-2016

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - SAMA - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency Corporate Governance Frameworks and associated regulations, then please access the following downloads.

KSA - SAMA - Principles of Corporate Governance for Banks Operating in Saudi Arabia - March 2014

KSA - SAMA - Requirements for Appointments to Senior Positions in Financial Institutions - July 2013

KSA - SAMA - Compliance Manual for Banks Working in Saudi Arabia - 2008

KSA - SAMA - Business Continuity Management Framework - February 2017

KSA - SAMA - Cyber Security Framework - May 2017

Singapore - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Corporate Governance Framework, Principles and associated guidance, then please access the following downloads.

Monetary Authority of Singapore - Code of Corporate Governance - 6 August 2018

Monetary Authority of Singapore - Code of Corporate Governance - Practice Guidance - 6 August 2018

Monetary Authority of Singapore - Code of Corporate Governance - Risk Governance Guidance for Listed Boards - 10 May 2012

Monetary Authority of Singapore - Code of Corporate Governance - Guidebook for Audit Committees - 19 August 2014

South Africa - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the South African King IV Corporate Governance Framework, Principles and associated guidance, then please access the following download. Please also note - “The King IV Report on Corporate Governance for South Africa 2016, Copyright and trade marks are owned by the Institute of Directors in Southern Africa” and the IoDSA website link is: http://www.iodsa.co.za/?page=AboutKingIV

South Africa - King IV - Report on Corporate Governance - 2016

United Arab Emirates - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the United Arab Emirates Central Bank, the Securities & Commodities Authority (SCA) and the Dubai SME Corporate Governance Frameworks, then please access the following downloads.

UAE - Central Bank - Corporate Governance Regulations for Banks - 2019

UAE - Central Bank - Corporate Governance Standards for Banks - 2019

UAE - Securities & Commodities Authority - Joint Stock Companies Corporate Governance Guide - 2020

UAE - Dubai - SME Corporate Governance Code - 2011

United Kingdom - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the United Kingdom Financial Reporting Council's (FRC) Corporate Governance and Stewardship Frameworks, Principles and associated guidance, then please access the following downloads.

UK - FRC - The UK Corporate Governance Code - July 2018

UK - FRC - The UK Stewardship Code - October 2019

UK - FRC - The Wates Corporate Governance Principles for LPCs - December 2018

United States of America - Corporate Governance Frameworks

If you wish to better understand the United States of America New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) Corporate Governance Guide, then please access the following download.

USA - NYSE - Corporate Governance Guide - December 2014

Frameworks - Good Government Frameworks to assist you

Chandler - Institute of Governance

If you wish to better understand the Chandler - Institute of Governance (CIG) - Chandler - Good Government Index (CGGI) Report, then please access the following download.

Chandler - Good Government Index (CGGI) Report - 2021