The latest governance guidelines for corporations and foundations can be hard to locate, so we’ve collected them here for you.


Nasdaq’s proposal to adopt listing requirements for board diversity: What Nasdaq-listed companies should know (updated April 14, 2021)

Nasdaq proposes new listing rules to advance diversity on boards (GlobeNewswire for Nasdaq Inc., Dec 1. 2020)

Nasdaq’s Corporate Governance Guidelines (approved July 22, 2020)

“The US has not adopted a corporate governance code for US companies. Corporate governance matters are provided in state and federal laws, regulations and listing rules. An influential body of “best practices” literature around corporate governance also exists.” (May 1, 2020, Corporate governance and directors’ duties in the United States)


Another great source for searching for all the latest codes by country is ESGI Global, an international scientific non-profit association providing a forum for debate and dialogue between academics, legislators and practitioners, focusing on major corporate governance issues.

ECGI Global Codes

These codes are searchable by country and code type.

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