The study named “Champions of integrity: Conduct guidelines for a leading company” is a comprehensive report regarding the business environment which put the accent on the international and national integrity mechanisms already existent.

Analyzed areas are: moral leadership, conformity, corporate transparency, stakeholder’s management, risk management. For each of these is examined international and national legal framework, are explained in detail the specific processes, mechanisms and tools, are exemplified good practices and are made recommendations meant to improve the performance of a company in ethics and integrity.

Instead of conclusions, the report is closed with a presentation of the importance of careful monitoring and of assessing the impact of integrity mechanisms. A checklist for assessing the integrity of a business is given to take a first step in carrying out this monitoring.