James Murdoch, Sky

6 October, 2017

Advisors turn against James Murdoch as Sky chairman

James Murdoch faces investor opposition to his reappointment as chairman of Sky, after a clutch of advisors made it clear they wanted a new face leading the board. Investor advisors PIRC (Pensions ...

17 July, 2017

Halfords faces opposition to reappointment of auditor

Halfords, the car carts and bicycle retailer, faces opposition to the reappointment of Big Four firm KPMG as auditor over concerns about independence.
Burberry, Burberry shareholders

14 July, 2017

Burberry shareholders revolt against executive pay report

Close to one-third of shareholders voted against the remuneration report of global fashion brand Burberry at its AGM this week. The vote came after
Burberry London

10 July, 2017

Burberry faces remuneration opposition from shareholders

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7 June, 2017

Shareholder body advises vote against Tesco chairman

A shareholder group has recommended opposition to the reappointment of Tesco's chairman John Alan because he also chairs another FTSE 100 company. PIRC (Pensions and Investment Research Consultants...

9 May, 2017

RBS faces concern over diversity and pay ahead of AGM

RBS executives can expect a tough time this week at its AGM, with shareholders advised to vote against the reappointment of chairman Howard Davies and to oppose the company's remuneration policy. ...
bricks, housebuilding

24 April, 2017

Adviser concern builds for executive pay at Persimmon

The housebuilding sector faces further controversy over executive pay after it emerged that shareholder advisers have issued guidance to vote against the pay deal at Persimmon. The Financial Ti...