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What does ICGN stand for?

ICGN stands for International Corporate Governance Network

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In addition to the International Actuarial Association (IAA), the membership of the Task Force includes: International Federation of Accountants (IFAC, that also provided logistical and administrative support for the task force), CFA Institute (CFAI); INSOL International; Institute of International Finance (IIF); International Accounting Standards Board (IASB); International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN); International Insurance Society (IIS); and International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC).
The recipients were nominated by their peers and selected by a committee of leaders from the Millstein Center, the Open Compliance and Ethics Group, the International Corporate Governance Network, and Weil Gotshal & Manges based on criteria such as past accomplishments and thought leadership, future projects and endeavors, reputation among existing industry leaders, and potential to influence the industry in the future.
The code was developed after studying international corporate governance best practices developed by leading international institutions focused on corporate governance, including the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN), the World Bank Global Corporate Governance Forum (GCGF) and the International Institute of Finance (IIF).
The International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN) said it was concerned that governments hit by the credit crunch would resort to heavy-handed regulation of banks and financial markets to prevent a repeat of the crisis.
In this regard, the International Corporate Governance Network, which was founded in 1995, has put forward a "Statement of Global Corporate Governance Principles.