Board Matters Quarterly - April 2018

    Highlights material recently published by the EY Center for Board Matters.


    Pacesetters in Financial Reporting

    Our publication summarizes the discussion at the second annual Pacesetters in Financial Reporting Conference.


    SEC guidance on cybersecurity

    Our publication provides an overview of the interpretive guidance the SEC issued on public company disclosures of cybersecurity risks and incidents.


    Overseeing strategy in the digital age

    Our article focuses on the rapidly changing digital landscape and explores how boards can help integrate technology into strategy development.


    2018 proxy season preview

    Based on outreach conversations, investors tell us their top five priorities for companies in 2018.


    Top priorities for US boards in 2018

    Highlights the areas that will be top priorities for US boards next year.


    2017 year-end issues for audit committees to consider

    Our annual review of developments affecting audit committees.


    The board’s role in corporate culture

    Our article discusses how corporate culture is defined, the role that boards and management play in shaping it and how some boards assess it.


    Audit committee reporting to shareholders

    Based on a review of Fortune 100 companies, our report examines trends in voluntary reporting.


    New SEC Chairman Jay Clayton outlines views in policy speech

    Two months after being sworn in as Chairman of the SEC, Jay Clayton gave his first policy speech.


    Board Matters Quarterly - September 2017

    Highlights material recently published by the EY Center for Board Matters.


    Independent directors: new class of 2016

    Our report analyzes the skills, experience, age and gender of the new first time independent directors.


    A look inside nominating and governance committees

    This report looks at how nominating and governance committees are defining their responsibilities and carrying out their leadership role regarding board governance and director selection.


    2017 proxy season preview

    This new report discusses corporate governance views and priorities for the 2017 proxy season.


    2016 year-end issues for audit committees

    This document is designed to help audit committee members prepare for their discussions with management.