shareholder, vote, voting, raised hands

28 May, 2019

Shareholders call for greater transparency on dividend policies

Shareholders have called for greater transparency on dividend policies following a review that found one in five companies are failing to stage an annual vote on dividend payouts, or are simply making...
diversity, BAME

25 February, 2019

Business minister’s intervention on board diversity is long overdue

This weekend we learned that business minister Kelly Tolhurst has written to FTSE 100 chairs calling them out ...
gender diversity, gender quotas, gender equality

18 April, 2018

Legal & General and investment group to ‘vote against’ non-diverse boards

The heat has been put on boards that fail to manage compliance with diversity targets, after key investor representatives issued broadsides against those with too few women in place. Legal & Ge...
Vanda Murray, Fenner plc

31 March, 2017

View from the chair: Vanda Murray

In her first role as chairman of a publicly listed business, Vanda Murray is clear on both the privilege and the challenge involved in today’s climate of economic uncertainty, and a renewed focus i...