The Five Key Principles of Corporate Governance at Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

5 pages | 1330 words

This essay discusses the five key principles of corporate governance that have contributed to Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank's (ADCB) success in this area. These principles are: (1) an effective board of directors; (2) active shareholder engagement; (3) a robust risk management framework; (4) transparency and disclosure; and (5) commitment to continuous improvement.

Informative Essay

The Proxy Fight at Genzyme: A Battle for the Future of the Company

4 pages | 840 words

This essay looks at the 2007 proxy fight between Genzyme Corporation and activist investor Carl Icahn. It examines the strategies used by management to maintain their power and assesses the impact of the proxy fight on Genzyme.