New corporate governance code - the main points

Multiple-choice questions: In order to be awarded CPD units you must answer the following five random questions correctly. If you fail the test, please re-read the article before attempting the questions again

  1. Which statement best describes the aim of the corporate governance code?

  2. How many principles and provisions does the revised code have?

  3. What key change has been made to reflect a changing social and economic climate?

  4. Which of the following is not a mechanism for engaging the workforce under Provision 5?

  5. What must boards do if 20 percent or more votes are cast against a resolution?

  6. What must be established for the first time?

  7. What is the purpose of Provision 19?

  8. What should remuneration committees consider before setting executive pay?

  9. What must remuneration committees do if the calculations lead to a potentially unjustified level of pay?

  10. What are the Wates principles?