Tag Archives: Amman Stock Exchange

The Impact of Balanced Scorecard (BSC) On the Financial Performance of Shareholding Industrial Companies in Jordan (Published)

This study aimed at determining the extent of the impact of applying the balanced scorecard, in the industrial Jordanian companies, on their financial performance. The study adopted the analytical-descriptive approach. To achieve the study’s goals the researcher designed a questionnaire as a tool for data collection. The population of the study consisted of 75 industrial companies where as the selected sample consisted of (33) companies. The study concluded that these companies didn’t adopt the balanced scorecard, besides there was a correlation between applying the balanced scorecard and the financial performance of these companies. The study recommends that top managements of these companies should make efforts to apply the balanced scorecard in their business.

Keywords: Amman Stock Exchange, Balanced Scorecard., Industrial companies in Jordan

THE IMPACT OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE PRINCIPLES APPLICATION ON FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE OF PUBLIC SHAREHOLDING COMPANIES LISTED IN AMMAN STOCK EXCHANGE (Published)

This study aimed to investigate the extent of corporate governance principles in the public shareholding companies listed on the First Market in Amman Stock Exchange .To achieve the objective of this study , the researchers distributed 55 questionnaires to first market companies in Amman Stock Exchange, The results showed that there is a strong application of corporate governance principles in the public shareholding companies listed in the First Market in the Amman Stock Exchange .Moreover there is a declination in staff awareness of public shareholding companies listed in the First Market in the Amman Stock Exchange , the importance of corporate governance and its principles .In addition, there is also a declination related to hide some information to shareholders , whether financial or non-financial , and a declination of disclosing strengths and weaknesses points , either in company’s financial system or its disclosures annual reports management in the, and a decrease in Board of Directors member occupation of any executive function ,either with or without salary

Keywords: Amman Stock Exchange, Financial Performance, Governance, Shareholding