Over the past decade, securities regulators in the MENA region and other emerging markets have developed their capacities remarkably. Securities regulators play a primordial role in setting and enforcing governance rules for listed companies. Most corporate governance codes in the Middle East and North Africa were developed by or at the behest of capital market authorities.
We have worked extensively with securities regulators across the region and continue to offer our expertise to regulators both on demand and in collaboration with leading regional organisations such as the Union of Arab Securities Authorities.
In each of our engagements, the scope of services is adapted to the specific needs of our clients and can include the following:
GOVERN has collaborated with all securities regulators in the region and its experts have led and advised several securities authorities in the region. To ensure the relevance of our advice, we collaborate with recognised regional and international law firms and seek input of market participants and listed firms