Barbados' Williams notes cost of poor governance

Central Bank of Barbados governor, Dr Marion Williams has said Barbados ought to guard against excessively complex corporate governance regulations, and ensure that these regulations are functional.

Dr Williams offered this advice though she cautioned that it was widely accepted that countries with sound governance systems "record the most stable and sustainable growth".

Addressing the Barbados Stock Exchange symposium on Corporate Governance - Does it Really Matter? held at Hilton Barbados on