Latest News from UKSA

Tuesday, 8 March 2016 - 12:07pm

Shareholders are starting to wake up to one of the more crass aspects of performance targets for directors’ pay. Thomas Cook highlights a regulatory failure already seen with Persimmon.

The guidance in the Accounting Regulations Schedule...

Wednesday, 2 March 2016 - 5:14pm

Persimmon has announced an acceleration of its Capital Return Plan, but shockingly, made no mention of the resulting acceleration of zero-cost options now estimated to be worth £500million to management. With options previously vested the total...

Monday, 29 February 2016 - 10:16am

If Tissue Regenix Group is to survive it will soon need more cash. Despite share price performance since listing on Nasdaq, GW Pharmaceuticals directors appear to have been overpaid.

Tissue Regenix Group is a bio-tech/medical device...

Monday, 15 February 2016 - 10:33am

The FRC is responsible for promoting high quality corporate governance and reporting. The UK Shareholders’ Association wants private investors to be given more opportunity to contribute to this.

For many years, this Association, known as...

Sunday, 3 January 2016 - 5:23pm

The UK Shareholders’ Association (UKSA) is pleased to provide access to the latest newsletter from the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). Read more to find the link.

UKSA maintains contact with the IASB, the body responsible...

Wednesday, 16 December 2015 - 11:01pm

DSW, the German shareholder protection association, gave a detailed account of the current situation and the means by which...

Sunday, 13 December 2015 - 11:10pm

The UK Shareholders’ Association (UKSA) believes that the time has come to expose AIM companies’ reporting practices, good and bad, to public scrutiny. We have begun with...

Sunday, 13 December 2015 - 5:36pm

The UK Shareholders’ Association (UKSA) wants ‘prudence’ to be fully restored as an accounting principle. The latest proposals by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) do not achieve this, so UKSA is calling upon the IASB to think...

Saturday, 12 December 2015 - 1:55pm

The traditional feast of ideas and Christmas food maintained the region's reputation for sociability and investment smarts. Next meeting for members March 1st.

It was billed as a feast of investment ideas and Christmas food and it was....