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Corporate Governance – portrayed in the individual cultural and legal framework, from the standpoint of equity capital.

VIPsight is a dynamic photo archive, sorted by nations and dates, by and for those interested in CG from all over the world.

VIPsight offers, every month:
transparent and independent current information / comments / facts and figures on corporate governance locally and internationally,

  • written by local CG experts,
  • selected and structured by the Club of Florence,
  • financed by its initiator VIP and other sponsors with a background of “Equity and Advisory” interests.

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Conflicts of interest

This section gives you further information on the organisational precautions and regulations used by ddb, CoF, VIP and concerned to adequately counter any potential conflicts of interest. Furthermore, it provides details of the structure and content of the financial analyses prepared by ddb, CoF and VIP.

Organisational measures to avoid conflicts of interest, Section 5 para. 4 no. 1 FinAnV

Information forms the basis of every conflict of interest. Controlling the flow of information is therefore a key requirement for ensuring that conflicts of interest are avoided before they arise. ddb, CoF, VIP and concerned employs the following instruments and control mechanisms to avoid potential conflicts of interest at an early stage, or if unavoidable, to adequately confront them:

- Insider directory

- Chinese walls

- Wall crossing procedures

- Watch list

- Restricted list

- Compliance guidelines and guidelines for employee transactions


The workflow in our VIPsight-team follows the guidance standard of ISO 26000