Kevin Reed

Kevin Reed is one of the UK's most senior accounting and finance journalists. He is currently news editor for Board Agenda. Kevin is a former editor of Accountancy Age and Financial Director, and continues to write regularly for both titles. Kevin has chaired the judging and presented the two major accounting and finance annual awards for several years, and has also judged for the CICM Awards.

Latest Articles by Kevin Reed

  1. Institute of Directors, IoD

    2 August, 2017

    Easing rules for sovereign-controlled listings ‘detrimental’ to governance

    UK plans to free up listing rules to attract sovereign-controlled companies could have a detrimental impact on the region's reputation for sound corporate governance, warns the Institute of Directors.

  1. executive pay, pay, remuneration, pay ratios, corporate governance, finance

    3 August, 2017

    FTSE100 CEO pay falls but much further to go, say governance experts

    Average pay packet for FTSE100 CEOs falls in 2016 but there are calls to rethink the measures which set their remuneration.

  1. Stewardship Code, FRC website

    3 August, 2017

    Investors improve reporting under Stewardship Code, says FRC

    Governance watchdog sees improvement in the transparency of investors' approach to engaging with companies, and in their reporting.

  1. Sports Direct, Keith Hellawell

    4 August, 2017

    Major investors ditch Sports Direct holdings as governance concerns continue

    As Standard Life and Aviva drastically reduce their holdings in Sports Direct, the retailer prepares to face investors at its AGM in a month's time.

  1. Paddy Power Betfair

    7 August, 2017

    Paddy Power Betfair CEO Corcoran to leave, while non-exec steps up

    Long-standing executive Breon Corcoran stands down after steering the group through its merger, while Peter Jackson departs his Worldpay CEO role after just six months to take the Paddy Power Betfair position.