Latest News from UKSA

Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 2:01pm

UKSA has signed a letter to the Financial Times exposing once again the hole at the heart of modern accounting: the loss of the prudence...

Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 11:47am

The latest edition of the Transparency Times carries a story on Northern Rock and Dennis Grainger, Chairman of the Shareholders' Action Group.

The article can be found on pages 15 onwards by clicking this link:...

Friday, 15 December 2017 - 10:54am

UKSA identified the Persimmon LTIP as outrageous when it was first approved in 2012. This is more than a single-company story. It also shows what groups of individual shareholders could contribute to corporate governance were they not...

Sunday, 3 December 2017 - 10:08am

As reported in today’s Financial Times (2 December 2017) an advice scandal is brewing around the Tata Steel pension fund. Some advice firms have capitalised on pensioners’ ignorance by advising transfer into high risk funds with transparently...

Sunday, 26 November 2017 - 10:59pm

UKSA is keen to build a good relationship with the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and contribute fully to the work that it does. We believe that this is best done by developing a relationship which is based on objectivity and constructive...

Sunday, 22 October 2017 - 6:44pm

Who audits the auditors? The Financial Reporting Council is the organisation responsible for overseeing the quality of audit work carried out by auditor. As such it plays a crucial role in helping to protect your wealth. This is a unique...

Thursday, 14 September 2017 - 10:24am

Dennis Grainger and Action Group colleagues have been heavily engaged in media interviews to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the ‘run', culminating in the hand...

Wednesday, 13 September 2017 - 3:57pm

UKSA calls for independent thinkers to join us to change for the better the savings investment chain.

This may take a generation - too many vested interests, contributing too much in tax revenues, will make it so – but is vital to the long...

Friday, 18 August 2017 - 11:30pm

I wanted to give you a brief update as to how the campaign for compensation is going (yes, it still is going!).

As some of you will know I have been on the committee and involved in the fight since the shares were taken from us in March...

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 - 8:44am

A shareholder has won a battle to avoid an attempted charge of £25,000 by Capita Registrars to indemnify against the consequences of a lost share certificate.

The certificate had been mailed to Capita so that a small part-sale could be...