Year 2016, Volume 6 , Issue 3, Pages 44 - 49 2016-05-01

Improving Shareholder Value through Corporate Governance Mechanism in Malaysian Listed Companies

Mohammed Yussoff Ibrahim [1] , Ayoib Che Ahmad [2] , Muhammad Anees Khan [3]


This paper proposes to investigate the postulations of renowned agency theory and shareholder value (SHV) in relation to Corporate Governance (CG) attributes. Shareholder value is of a great concern to the shareholders of firms. Shareholder value have been investigated by numerous studies of corporate governance but with inconsistent empirical evidence. This study will focus on investigating the impact of CG attributes on Shareholder value measured by Tobin’s Q or return on both equity and assets. The paper conceptualized four attributes (Separate leadership, proportion of Independent director, independent chairman, independence of nomination committee) from Corporate Governance mechanism in relation to shareholder value in companies listed on BURSA Malaysia. This is a conceptual paper which proposes to investigate the relationship between shareholder value and separate leadership, shareholder value and proportion of independent director, shareholder value and independent chairman, shareholder value and independence of nomination committee in the context of Malaysia. The proposed study has value for Malaysian government, policy makers, corporate boards, stock exchange and shareholders by highlighting the distinct impact on shareholder value and its relation with separate leadership, proportion of independent director, independent chairman, and independence of nomination committee.
Shareholder Value, Corporate Governance Mechanism, Bursa Malaysia
Other ID JA43CD67KC
Journal Section Research Article
Authors

Author: Mohammed Yussoff Ibrahim

Author: Ayoib Che Ahmad

Author: Muhammad Anees Khan

Dates

Publication Date : May 1, 2016

Bibtex @ { ijefi352655, journal = {International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues}, issn = {}, eissn = {2146-4138}, address = {ijefi@econjournals.com}, publisher = {İlhan ÖZTÜRK}, year = {2016}, volume = {6}, pages = {44 - 49}, doi = {}, title = {Improving Shareholder Value through Corporate Governance Mechanism in Malaysian Listed Companies}, key = {cite}, author = {Ibrahim, Mohammed Yussoff and Ahmad, Ayoib Che and Khan, Muhammad Anees} }
APA Ibrahim, M , Ahmad, A , Khan, M . (2016). Improving Shareholder Value through Corporate Governance Mechanism in Malaysian Listed Companies. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues , 6 (3) , 44-49 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ijefi/issue/31983/352655
MLA Ibrahim, M , Ahmad, A , Khan, M . "Improving Shareholder Value through Corporate Governance Mechanism in Malaysian Listed Companies". International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues 6 (2016 ): 44-49 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ijefi/issue/31983/352655>
Chicago Ibrahim, M , Ahmad, A , Khan, M . "Improving Shareholder Value through Corporate Governance Mechanism in Malaysian Listed Companies". International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues 6 (2016 ): 44-49
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ISNAD Ibrahim, Mohammed Yussoff , Ahmad, Ayoib Che , Khan, Muhammad Anees . "Improving Shareholder Value through Corporate Governance Mechanism in Malaysian Listed Companies". International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues 6 / 3 (May 2016): 44-49 .
AMA Ibrahim M , Ahmad A , Khan M . Improving Shareholder Value through Corporate Governance Mechanism in Malaysian Listed Companies. IJEFI. 2016; 6(3): 44-49.
Vancouver Ibrahim M , Ahmad A , Khan M . Improving Shareholder Value through Corporate Governance Mechanism in Malaysian Listed Companies. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues. 2016; 6(3): 49-44.