Man looking at AR on a device

18 February, 2021

FRC backs use of augmented and virtual reality in corporate reporting

Bored of conventional corporate reporting? Tired of flicking through page after page of bland corporate statements and charts? Well, technology experts at a UK financial watchdog might have an answer:...
ethics, integrity

21 September, 2018

Ethics: Must have, not nice to have

Warren Buffett, the so-called Sage of Omaha and vaunted leader of investment house Berkshire Hathaway, is credited with saying: “In looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities: integrit...
Volkswagen, VW

2 May, 2018

Asset manager Hermes calls for external review of culture at Volkswagen

More senior investment advisers have come out against Volkswagen’s board prior to its AGM tomorrow. Hermes Investment Management’s stewardship team is calling on shareholders of the carmaker to...
Volkswagen, VW

30 May, 2016

The plague of VW

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Volkswagen, VW

8 November, 2015

Scandal-hit VW posts first loss in 15 years

As a result, the German carmaker said it expected its 2015 operating profit to drop "significantly below" last year's record €12.7bn, even though its auto sales are seen matching last year's record...