Securities Law

58-201 - Corporate Governance Principles [NP Amendment Proposed - Lapsed]

Published Date: 2008-12-19
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Table of Contents


PART 1 INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION
1.1 What is corporate governance?
1.2 Purpose of this Policy
1.3 Structure of this Policy
1.4 Application to non-corporate entities
1.5 Related disclosure requirements
1.6 Other requirements and guidelines regarding corporate governance

PART 2 INTERPRETATION
2.1 Meaning of independence
2.2 Meaning of subsidiary entity
2.3 Definitions

PART 3 PRINCIPLES
Principle 1 - Create a framework for oversight and accountability
Principle 2 - Structure the board to add value
Principle 3 - Attract and retain effective directors
Principle 4 - Continuously strive to improve the board’s performance
Principle 5 - Promote integrity
Principle 6 - Recognize and manage conflicts of interest
Principle 7 - Recognize and manage risk
Principle 8 - Compensate appropriately
Principle 9 - Engage effectively with shareholders