Executive/boardroom pay

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  • Consultation launched into corporate governance, executive pay and representation at board level

    Date:
    5 December 2016
    Type:
    Consultations

    The Government has launched a consultation into improving corporate governance, focusing on executive pay, strengthening shareholder influence and employee representation at board level, and raising minimum standards and reporting for large privately-held businesses.

  • Companies may have to reveal CEO pay gap

    Date:
    29 November 2016
    Type:
    News

    The Government has launched a consultation on measures that could force companies to reveal the gap in earnings between their CEO and the average employee.

  • Inquiry launched into corporate governance, executive pay and boardroom diversity

    Date:
    16 September 2016
    Type:
    News

    The Business, Innovation, and Skills Committee has launched an inquiry into corporate governance, focusing on executive pay, directors' duties and the composition of boardrooms.

  • Date:
    2 July 2013
    Type:
    Legal timetable

    The Regulations substitute sch.8 to the Large and Medium-sized Companies and Groups (Accounts and Reports) Regulations 2008 (SI 2008/410), which specifies the information to be included in the directors' remuneration report under s.420 of the Companies Act 2006, with a new schedule.

  • Pay and the employment contract: local authority

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Additional information on pay and the employment contract for local authority employers, including pay rates; pay policy statements under the Localism Act 2011; employees whose remuneration is above £50,000; and publishing salary data under the Local government transparency code 2015.

  • Consultation on directors' remuneration reports

    Date:
    3 July 2012
    Type:
    Consultations

    The Government consults on draft Regulations that set out the proposed content of directors' remuneration reports.

  • Date:
    21 June 2012
    Type:
    Legal timetable

    The Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 amends the Companies Act 2006 to give shareholders the power to approve directors' pay on the approval of the directors' remuneration report and to give shareholders a binding vote on pay policy and exit payments.

  • Consultation on executive pay

    Date:
    16 March 2012
    Type:
    Consultations

    The Government consults on giving shareholders an annual binding vote on their company's remuneration policy and a binding vote on exit payments worth more than one year's base salary.

  • Consultation on disclosure of bank executives' pay

    Date:
    18 January 2012
    Type:
    Consultations

    The Government consults on proposals to require banks that have assets exceeding £50 billion to disclose the pay of their eight highest-paid non-board executives.

  • Consultation on directors' remuneration

    Date:
    29 October 2010
    Type:
    Consultations

    The Government consults on the apparent short-term objective of capital markets and the concern that engagement between companies and investment managers does not foster long-term business success.

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