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Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 2 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • US Council of Institutional Investors speaks out against regressive “Choice” Act

    The US Council of Institutional of Investors (CII) has written to the House of Representatives’ Financial Services Committee objecting to a number of proposals in its Financial CHOICE Act... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • UK’s public pension funds boosted by new ESG investment guidance

    Responsible investment advocates have welcomed the government’s Local Government Pension Scheme guidance which provides a less prescriptive framework for investing as part of the requirement... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • Sports Direct governance changes – too little or too early to tell?

    Retailer Sports Direct chief executive Dave Forsey has resigned to be replaced by Mike Ashley, founder of the company, its major shareholder and previously executive deputy chairman. No reason for... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • GSK announces new CEO to replace Witty

    Alas, it seems we are still some years away from simply announcing the appointment of a new CEO rather than focussing on their gender – or in the case of some newspapers, their domestic... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • Global board diversity: traditional thinking holding back progress

    While there has been more debate about achieving more diversity on company boards, the Global Board of Directors survey 2016 has found that despite the intense investor and media scrutiny –... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Manifest Information Services Ltd

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 2 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • UK MPs launch corporate governance inquiry

    The House of Commons’ Business, Innovation, and Skills (BIS) Committee has launched an inquiry on corporate governance, focussing on executive pay, directors duties, and the composition of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • Company boards should examine bonus pay structures CIMA suggests

    The UK has the second-least meritocratic bonus system in the world, according to a global poll of 6,500 financial decision makers carried out by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • TUC criticises UK pay gap

    The TUC has claimed that it took the the UK’s highest paid chief executive (CEO), Martin Sorrell, less than 45 minutes to earn what an average UK worker earns over an entire year, following its... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • Sports Direct takes action to respond to criticisms of working practices and corporate governance

    Major institutional investors were among those criticising retailer Sports Direct at its AGM this week and showed their disquiet about the company through their votes. The majority of independent... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • UK government to consult on PM’s corporate governance pledges

    Prime Minister Theresa May, speaking at the end of her first G20 summit held in Hangzhou, China, pledged to bring forward a consultation paper this autumn suggesting reforms to corporate governance... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • ShareAction calls for institutional investors to do more to address UK poverty

    Institutional investors must do more to reduce in-work poverty and improve the quality of work in the UK’s private sector, according to a report published by ShareAction. The report evaluates the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • PRI launches guide for institutional investors to integrate ESG strategies

    The United Nations-led PRI (Principles for Responsible Investment) has published a guide which it said is the most comprehensive description to date of what ESG (environmental, social and governance)... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

  • Institute of Directors ranks FTSE100 companies on their corporate governance performance

    British American Tobacco has topped a ranking by the UK’s Institute of Directors (IoD) of FTSE100 companies by their corporate governance performance. The other companies in the top five are... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Manifest Information Services Ltd

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 4 months ago

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