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Corporate governance and investment fiduciaries

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Published by Lawbook Co. in Sydney .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Corporate governance -- Law and legislation -- Australia.,
    • Investments -- Law and legislation -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPaul U. Ali, Geof Stapledon, Martin Gold.
      ContributionsStapledon, G. P., Gold, Martin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKU956.3 .A45 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 222 p. :
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3761024M
      ISBN 100455219095
      LC Control Number2003464324
      OCLC/WorldCa53349408

      Philippines Guidelines for Corporate Governance and Risk Management Practices for Trusts, Fiduciary Businesses and Investment Management Activities – A Brief . Fund governance refers to a system of checks and balances and work performed by the governing body (board) of an investment fund to ensure that the fund is operated in the best interests of the fund and its investors. The objective of fund governance is to uphold the regulatory principles commonly known as the four pillars of investor protection that are typically promulgated through the.


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