Marks & Spencer

22 December, 2018

Board moves at Marks & Spencer; Huntsworth; and RBS

Marks & Spencer One of the UK’s most well-known retail executives has joined Marks & Spencer as a non-executive director. Former Sainsbury’s chief executive Justin King rejoins t...

30 May, 2018

Board moves at RBS; BP; and Safestyle

RBS The chief financial officer of RBS has quit ahead of the bank’s AGM. Ewen Stevenson announced his departure today, following an “orderly handover” of his responsibilities. Chief...
RBS shareholder committee

21 May, 2018

Campaign for RBS shareholder committee takes another turn

Efforts to create a shareholders' committee at Royal Bank of Scotland could be scuppered by a lack of support from a key government body. The Sunday Times reports that a resolution creatin...

21 February, 2018

‘Fundamental governance failings’ in RBS unit saw SMEs ‘poorly treated’

Governance and oversight failings in RBS’s distressed debt division led to “widespread inappropriate treatment” of small business customers, according to a report published by the Treasury commi...

17 October, 2017

MPs slam RBS chief for ‘extraordinary outburst’ against business owners

Ministers have slammed RBS chief executive Ross McEwan for what they describe as an “extraordinary outburst” against business owners, in light of pressure for details of the bank’s former distre...

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. ...
RBS shareholder committee

3 April, 2017

Investors consider legal action over RBS shareholder committee rejection

The tussle between the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and retail shareholders over requests for the creation of a shareholder committee could take another step, with reports suggesting that legal action...

2 February, 2017

RBS rejects call for shareholder committee

RBS has rejected calls to set up a shareholder committee as part of its corporate governance structures. Small shareholder body ShareSoc reacted by vowing to fight the decision, and calling it "unr...

3 January, 2017

Catch-up: RBS, FTSE 350 pay, Tata, ESG under Trump

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15 June, 2015

Banks, governance and selling RBS

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