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July 12, 2016 at 1:18 pm
If shareholder only approve ned appointment and executive director give recommendation than how independence of ned will be maintain???
July 12, 2016 at 2:59 pm
Recruitment sub-committee work from the outline provided by the directors in looking for new directors.
They will most probably use the services of a recruitment agency and that agency will go head-hunting
The agency will report back to the recruitment sub-committee who will, in turn, put forward nominations to the full board with their own recommendations
There should be sufficient distance between the executive board and new directors, whether they are executive or non-executive, to satisfy your enquiring mind!
April 24, 2016 at 10:26 pm
are these topics still tested in exams same way because if these were uploaded for december 2010 as well , it is mentioned again and again during lecture that things will be changed after the sitting and its june 2016. This small thing is bothering me a bit
April 25, 2016 at 8:19 am
The change that happened was that the title of the exam was amended to its current “Governance, Risk and Ethics”
Of course the notes and lectures are up to date – they’re fine for June (and September, and December) 2016 exams
October 11, 2015 at 10:32 pm
If there are 14 members on a board, 7 EDs and 7 NEDs. To create the sub-committees, such as the Audit, Nominations, Remuneration, Ethics, Risks and CSR Committees. Will the members consists of the 7 NEDs? Or will more NEDs have to be recruited to make up a panel on these committees?
October 17, 2015 at 1:05 pm
Out of the existing 7 neds
September 14, 2015 at 10:58 am
Luke, you’re correct! However, in the best interests of transparency both separate remuneration committees will (probably) take advice / guidance from a reputable recruitment agency
February 10, 2015 at 6:01 am
Sir, who appoints the directors of a company? is it the shareholders? But in reality it is the Board of Directors and they only seek the approval of the shareholder?
Am I right as per the video lecture?
March 17, 2014 at 3:37 pm
The lecturer said the remuneration committee (in which mostly are NEDs) decide the executives’ remuneration, however what confuses me is that, as mentioned in the video, the NEDs’ remuneration is in turn decided by the executives. It seems to me that it has the same drawbacks as ‘cross directorship’?evaluating each other’s performance? I hope i am making myself clear. 😛
September 14, 2015 at 9:35 am
The board and shareholders(both) should set the remuneration of the Non Executive Directors….. only basic salary no performance related element is included…..
November 2, 2013 at 10:26 am
why formal arrangements should be in place for considering how to apply financial reporting principles??? Shouldnt the person preparing the accounts would already know these principles????
November 2, 2013 at 10:37 am
I think I’m correct in saying that within IAS / IFRS there are a number of situations where alternative treatments are allowed as distinct from the benchmark.
Surely it’s important that there is some degree of formality about which alternative should be consistently followed.
Depreciating assets over their useful life is an accounting policy. But the rate at which those assets are depreciated (straight line, reducing balance, machine hour, sum of the digits) needs to be known and formalised. And then consistently applied
It’s ok saying the preparer already knows but without the formalities of transparency and openness, if no-one else knows, how can anyone be certain that the preparer is following selected and acceptable principles
November 4, 2013 at 6:01 pm
Thank you!! 🙂
August 23, 2013 at 4:34 pm
Can I download the video lectures and watch them later?
November 2, 2013 at 10:31 am
No, sorry, videos are not downloadable – it’s the only way we can keep this site free.
August 23, 2013 at 4:33 pm
Is anyone able to download these notes and watch them later
November 2, 2013 at 10:28 am
You can download the notes – click on “download the course notes”
June 12, 2013 at 2:23 am
What is ‘The Management commentary in P1 ‘
June 12, 2013 at 7:17 am
June 11, 2013 at 6:32 am
Thank you for teaching
June 10, 2013 at 3:27 am
I am finish with my exams for June 2013 and want to start preparing for exams in december. Please let me know if the lectures would be chaninging for p1 or I can go ahead and start studying with the current lectures on open tuition.
June 10, 2013 at 5:00 pm
There’s not likely to be any changes between now and December 2013, so you can safely start straight away 🙂
June 13, 2013 at 3:31 am
Thank you mike. I ‘m glad. These lectures are really interesting thus far.
March 23, 2013 at 4:43 pm
Lectures are brilliant and easy to follow. I have not had a single problem with the quality of the video. Guys pls check your Internet connections make sure u v upto date updates of your PC. Well presented lectures. Bravo
March 20, 2013 at 3:03 pm
Admin:pls tell me how to print ot notes?cz i cudnt see a print option.
March 20, 2013 at 4:33 pm
Download then print
November 22, 2012 at 2:32 pm
Haha.. Person-chester United.. 😀
October 16, 2012 at 12:17 pm
very easy to understand and follow. much appreciated.
June 26, 2012 at 8:00 pm
sometimes the writings are not clear. could you please do something about for me.
March 28, 2012 at 11:43 pm
the video keeps on streaming and sometimes cuts off when am in the middle of a lecture. can you help?
March 29, 2012 at 6:18 am
press play and restarts from any point in the lecture
March 3, 2013 at 10:51 pm
Are these lectures valid for June 2013 Exams?
March 20, 2013 at 3:05 pm
Admin:is it valid for 2013?
March 20, 2013 at 4:32 pm
Yes it is still ok for June
March 17, 2012 at 10:09 pm
funny and informative
March 11, 2012 at 3:52 pm
February 16, 2012 at 8:54 am
Thanks. It’s very useful.
November 22, 2011 at 6:34 am
Really 5 star..good job man..
November 16, 2011 at 3:23 pm
Thank you very much for the lecture!!!
August 19, 2011 at 12:24 am
The lecture is well understood and i do not need any more lecture than this instead i need to read the text and back it up with past question.
June 11, 2011 at 8:41 am
P1 video lecture is imposible to watch or listen as it is would not open for about 30min and when it has finally opened it stops every 2 min 🙁
June 11, 2011 at 12:42 pm
The problem is your internet connection to the site, not the lecture!
February 24, 2011 at 5:51 pm
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