Building a robust ethics and compliance program is key to managing risk in today’s complex world of global business. That is why understanding best practices and the state of compliance infrastructure among companies is an important step toward better compliance across the board.
Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and NYSE Governance Services recently surveyed a variety of organizations — ranging in size from 100 employees to more than 100,000 — in various industries such as healthcare, manufacturing, utilities, finance and insurance, and educational services. The respondents were Chief Compliance Officers or the person responsible for the day-to-day operation of the ethics and compliance program.
Findings are presented in the 2014 Compliance and Ethics Program Environment Survey Report.
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