News 2015

  • Following broad consultation with its users, a number of minor revisions have been made to the Swedish Corporate Governance Code. Proposals from a number of foreign institutional investors regarding compulsory individual ballots a...

  • The Swedish Corporate Governance Board has received a letter from a number of international institutional investors regarding the introduction of a rule in the Swedish Corporate Governance Code concerning elections to company boar...

  • The Board has submitted its comments on the Government report on new rules for auditors and audits (SOU 2015:49)

  • The Board has submitted its comments on the Government report on effective protection of minorities (Ds 2015:25)

  • The Board publishes the English translation of its 2015 Annual Report

  • The Board has submitted its comments on the Government report on new procedures for accounting oversight (SOU 2015:19)

  • The Board has instructed SIS Ägarservice to present statistics regarding gender distribution in Swedish listed companies' Boards as at 15 June 2015. The press release is available in English, the statistics only in Swedish

  • The Swedish Corporate Governance Board presents an open invitation to submit views on the enclosed prposed revised Code, available in a clean and a mark-up version, until 1 September 2015

  • The Board has submitted its comments on the Government report on companies’ reporting on sustainability and diversity policy (Ds 2014:45)

  • The Board has instructed SIS Ägarservice to present statistics regarding gender distribution in Swedish listed companies' Boards as at 2 January 2015. The press release is available in English, the statistics only in Swedish

  • The Board has submitted its response to the Government report on changed information requirements on the securities market (SOU 2014:70)