The Role of Institutional Investors in Corporate Governance
- Influence of institutional investors
- Development of guidance on institutional investors’ responsibilities
- Private equity and sovereign wealth funds (SWFs)
- Tools of corporate governance
- Corporate governance and corporate performance
- Heads of organisations, chief officers, chairpersons, board members and directors.
- Those who wish to explore some of the more challenging aspects of corporate governance in the 21st century.
- Professionals, practitioners, and management.
- Those employed in the corporate and investment sectors, as well as public, voluntary, and non-profit organisations who wish to place much more emphasis on good governance.
- Those who wish to understand the development of corporate governance in the last twenty-five years and its importance to the firm, to directors, shareholders, and other stakeholders, and to the wider business community.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand:
- Who institutional investors are.
- The growing influence of institutional investors and why they are increasingly interested in corporate governance.
- The importance of institutional investors’ relationships with their investee companies and the role of stewardship.
- The ‘tools of governance’ that institutional investors have available to them.
- How to assess the potential impact of corporate governance on corporate performance.