Halfords Group Fraud – ‘Comply or Explain’ Approach of the company Halfords Group plc using the company’s 2019 annual report and the UK Code of Corporate Governance 2016 version.
1. Critically discuss and evaluate the ‘Comply or Explain approach’ in the UK Corporate Governance frameworks using arguments for and against this approach cited in the literature (minimum number of credible sources is 7, excluding the Halford’s 2019 annual report UK Code of Corporate Governance 2016)
2. Critically evaluate the degree of compliance of the company Halfords Group plc with the UK Code of Corporate Governance 2016 version. To be able to do so, you will need to consider Halfords’ 2019 annual report, the 2016 UK Code of Corporate Governance, and research any fraud(s) committed at Halfords and reported in the literature between 2018 and 2019