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CIS warning on undeserved bonuses

Co-operative Insurance Society is concerned that undeserved bonuses are diverting money from millions of investors who rely on company shareholdings to fund their pensions, Isas and other savings.

Chief investment manager Chris Hirst says: “Research by the CIS Responsible Shareholding Unit, has highlighted the problems surrounding executive pay and bonuses. Independent scrutiny of company management and of directors&#39 pay is a major concern to us and our customers. Uncontrolled, excessive pay can seriously damage a company&#39s reputation as well as diverting wealth from investors."


Platform broadens fixed rate range

Platform Home Loans is looking to the adverse credit market with the introduction of the one-year fixed rate mortgage.Platform specialises in the adverse credit market, which is made up of people who are unable to get a mortgage from a mainstream lender as they have had trouble paying their mortgage in the past, have levels […]

Rise in IFA business lifts gloom at Misys

The 19 per cent organic growth rate achieved by Misys&#39 IFA business in thelast year helped make it the company&#39s best performing sector. But despite the success of the financial services division, Misys&#39 shareprice plummeted from 532p to 308p following the announcement of its annualresults last week. The figures came on the back of poor […]

FSA appoints chair to key regulatory committee

The FSA has announced the appointment of former City law firm Slaughter and May partner Christopher FitzGerald as chairman of its new Regulatory Decisions Committee.Fitzgerald, who left Slaughter and May in 1995 to join NatWest as group general counsel for five years until 2000, will take up his post in August.The committee will be at […]

Rob adams

When Australian Rob Adams first set foot on English shores in 1990, theonly weight on his shoulders was his backpack. With no job, no ties and nomore responsibility than to drink in as many Earls Court bars as possible,London did not seem a bad place to be. But on UK soil for the second time, […]


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