Latest News from UKSA

Tuesday, 18 September 2012 - 11:49am

UKSA is among a number of investor bodies seeking changes in audit practice in order to bring about better protection of investor interests. Led by the Universities’ Superannuation Scheme, these embrace the Local Authority Pension Fund Forum,...

Monday, 3 September 2012 - 4:11pm

Calling all former Northern Rock Depositors

It is almost 5 years since our TV screens and newspapers were filled with pictures of the queues outside Northern Rock branches.

There is a building media interest on how the past 5 years...

Tuesday, 7 August 2012 - 6:30pm

Dennis Grainger, campaigner and lead plaintiff for the Rock small shareholders in the fight for fair
compensation, says that 150,000 small shareholders will be shocked, baffled, startled and angered
by the sad and strange ‘Decision’ (...

Thursday, 26 July 2012 - 2:09pm

The July edition is now available for download.
Go to Members Area and Log on.

Thursday, 19 July 2012 - 4:02pm

Eric Chalker writes to the FT in support of Xavier Rolet's of the LSE in his plea for more equity and less debt in funding companies.

For the full letter click here.


Thursday, 12 July 2012 - 10:48am

UKSA has responded to a call for evidence from a Treasury Sub-Committee enquiring into the performance of the Money Advice Service (MAS). UKSA takes a keen interest in financial education and advice, as fundamental to maintaining a population of...

Wednesday, 20 June 2012 - 9:03pm

Treasury Committee announces terms of reference for corporate governance and remuneration inquiry
The Treasury Select Committee today published the terms of reference for a new inquiry into corporate governance in systemically important...

Monday, 11 June 2012 - 11:37am

This message was send to UKSA by our associates Euroshareholders who are lobbying on behalf of individual holders of Greek Bonds. If you are unfortunate enough to own any please contact Aleksandra direct. Click on the file link below for more...

Saturday, 9 June 2012 - 5:45pm

The UKSA policy team is increasingly concerned about takeovers by ‘schemes of arrangement’. Vodafone’s bid for CWW is yet another. This form of takeover, under Part 26 of the Companies Act, enables an acquirer to secure 100% of the...

Wednesday, 16 May 2012 - 3:32pm

The latest edition has just been published. Contents include:

The Kay Review – an update and some matters to ponder
The UKSA Website – a guide.
Boardroom Remuneration – a gathering storm or a flash in the pan?...