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UK firms urged to review reward schemes
UK firms urged to review reward schemes
British companies should reconsider their use of long-term incentive plans in favour of restricted share awards, according to recommendations by [...]
October 20, 2019
Man Utd 1-1 Liverpool: Five things we learned as the leaders stumbled
Man Utd 1-1 Liverpool: Five things we learned as the leaders stumbled
It would be a stretch to call this a slip for Liverpool, yet it was a stumble of sorts in [...]
October 20, 2019
Metro Bank prepares to cut off chairman Vernon Hill's expenses budget
Metro Bank prepares to cut off chairman Vernon Hill's expenses budget
Metro Bank is deciding when to cut off chairman Vernon Hill’s £10,000 a month expenses budget, and could continue funding [...]
October 20, 2019
Rising costs threaten to scupper 4G Tube rollout plans
Rising costs threaten to scupper 4G Tube rollout plans
Plans to roll out 4G mobile networks on the London Underground are said to be under threat as operators fret [...]
October 20, 2019
Temasek mulls purchase of Atkins from SNC-Lavalin
Temasek mulls purchase of Atkins from SNC-Lavalin
Singaporean sovereign wealth fund Temasek has reportedly held talks about a possible takeover of British engineering giant Atkins. Canadian conglomerate [...]
October 20, 2019
Extinction Rebellion patron buys stake in Heathrow Airport
Extinction Rebellion patron buys stake in Heathrow Airport
A billionaire backer of Extinction Rebellion has been revealed to have a stake in Heathrow Airport. Sir Chrisopher Hohn has [...]
October 20, 2019
HS2 is 'out of control': Andrea Leadsom
HS2 is 'out of control': Andrea Leadsom
HS2 is “out of control” and its management is insensitive, according to business secretary Andrea Leadsom Leadsom has entered a [...]
October 20, 2019
PwC accused of conflict of interest over advice given to Thomas Cook
PwC accused of conflict of interest over advice given to Thomas Cook
PwC has been accused of a conflict of interest for advising Thomas Cook executives on their pay and bonuses while [...]
October 20, 2019
Regulator denies pressuring administrator to close stricken Woodford fund
Regulator denies pressuring administrator to close stricken Woodford fund
The financial watchdog has hit back at claims it put pressure on administrators to close Neil Woodford’s flagship fund because [...]
October 20, 2019
Rory Stewart 'doesn't speak for London': Lib Dems mayoral candidate
Rory Stewart 'doesn't speak for London': Lib Dems mayoral candidate
Rory Stewart’s support for Brexit makes him unfit to be mayor of London, according to one of his 2020 opponents. [...]
October 20, 2019