Latest News from UKSA

Tuesday, 6 June 2017 - 11:53am

A paper by David Pitt-Watson and sponsored by Pension Insurance Corporation,‘The Purpose of Finance’, shines a...

Tuesday, 28 March 2017 - 11:42pm

This company was born out of Helphire which hit hard times following the financial crash. It seems to be making good progress now but what business is it really in? Is it a provider of outsourced services to the insurance industry or is it a good...

Tuesday, 21 March 2017 - 3:37pm

The Study's interim conclusions support many of the findings of a report submitted by UKSA to the regulator (then the FSA) five years ago. UKSA's response to the study, together with its report of 2012, can be found...

Tuesday, 21 March 2017 - 1:05pm

This is a fast-growing provider of generic pharmaceutical products. From an investor’s standpoint, however, one would like to hear how the rapid increase in revenues can be turned into increased profitability by increasing Gross Margins – which...

Friday, 17 February 2017 - 2:22pm

In mid-February 2017 UKSA submitted its response to the government’s Green Paper on...

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 - 1:35pm

Better Finance, the European umbrella body of which UKSA is a member, commissioned a major study to identify potential falsely active funds (“closet indexers”) and is calling on regulators to investigate.

The move came after ESMA, the...

Saturday, 11 February 2017 - 12:32am

This long-established family firm has a reputation for good management. The balance sheet looks exceptionally strong with cash and debtors of £78m and current liabilities of just £26m, which includes a £25m pension deficit. But is the financial...

Tuesday, 31 January 2017 - 11:40am

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has rejected a resolution to implement a Shareholder Committee, submitted jointly by ShareSoc and UKSA.

It is not clear on what grounds the resolution has been rejected. What is clear is that an...

Tuesday, 24 January 2017 - 8:38pm

UKSA’s response to the...

Thursday, 29 December 2016 - 1:33pm

Over 100 shareholders in the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), supported and coordinated by ShareSoc and UKSA, have requisitioned a resolution to install a new "Shareholder Committee" at the company that could include representatives of retail...