Better reporting of risk, timely loan write-downs on balance sheets, and investor access to comparable reporting of information across jurisdictions will improve transparency and reduce investor risk aversion towards the banking sector, accord
Sales inducements - commissions received by advisers selling investment products - across global financial markets will need to be presented in greater transparency useful to investors, according to a new study.
Complete and compa
Transparency International has called on governments in the Middle East and North Africa region to improve the integrity and transparency of their political processes and weed out corruption.
At the global anti-corruption organisa
Bahrain's sovereign wealth fund Mumtalakat has signed an agreement with the Pearl Initiative, a private sector-led non-profit organisation established to improve transparency, accountability and business practices.
Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company said it has maintained its transparency score in Linaburg-Maduell Transparency Index issued by the Sovereign Wealth Funds Institute.
The investment arm of Bahrain maintained its score of nine out
Philips has joined the Pearl Initiative, a GCC-based not-for-profit organisation that aims to promote transparency, accountability, corporate governance and best business practices in the Arab world, as a corporate partner.
Businesses in the Middle East need to embrace more transparency and public disclosure to continue being successful, said a top industry expert.
"Transparency is what will make business operate on a level playing field and thi
Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) has announced the soft launch of its electronic disclosure system "Ifsah" aimed at boosting the transparency and efficiency of the market.
Ifsah was launched in co-operation with list
Bahrain’s ministers will host a weekly open house in a bid to enforce transparency, said a senior government official, adding that the first meeting will be held on May 8 at the Cabinet.
The move will create an open channel
Trace International, the global anti-bribery business association that works with multi-national companies to enhance transparency and compliance in business, has announced the opening of its new office in Dubai.
The new establish