Newsletter

This page catalogues our monthly newsletters, with summaries of their content. Full members of ShareSoc can download all newsletters from the archive, which is available on our members’ network, here: https://sharesoc.ning.com/forum/topics/sharesoc-informer-newsletter-past-editions . Go here to subscribe and become a full member of ShareSoc, in order to access the archive and gain many other member benefits: https://www.sharesoc.org/membership/full-membership/

June 2019

Editorial, Woodford Equity Income Fund Liquidity Management, Woodford Equity Income Fund Suspension, Mello Trust and Funds Event, ShareSoc AGM, Supermarket Winners and Losers, GoGompare AGM, Accesso Technology AGM, AB Dynamics Placing, Metro Bank Troubles, Horizon Discovery - Defective Accounting / Warren Buffet, FCA Review of RDR & FAMR, Water Companies, Companies House, Closet Indexing, Brydon Review of Audit, ShareSoc in the News, Rights Issues / Open Offers, Charles Stanley, FRC Kingman proposals Response to BEIS, VCT Investor Group, AGM Reports & ...

May 2019

Editorial, RBS AGM, In Memory of John Lander, Argo Blockchain, All Change at Superdry, Intercede, Brands Have Limits, Tesla tanks on weaker than expected demand, Debenhams PrePack, Ocado on TV, Judges Scientific, Mello Investment T&F Conference, Stewardship and Engagement, The compelling case for younger non-executive board directors, The Yield Curve, Grant Thornton/ Environmental Reporting / The Future of Audit, Audit Market Shake-Up, ShareSoc AGM 2019, Material from Recent Events, Events Calendar

April 2019

Editorial, Interserve Administration, Metro Bank, Goals Soccer Centres, Will Neil Woodford Succeed?, GoCompare, Telford Homes, Safestore AGM, Fundsmith AGM, Inconvenient AGM at Phoenix, Superdry, Abcam, Concerted Government Action, Patisserie, Beaufort Client Campaign, FRC Revolution, Going Concern, AIM Remuneration Disclosure, Lloyds Bank, RBS AGM - 25th April, RBS AGM Recommendations, FCA Platform Switching, FCA Consultation, Call for Shareholder Rights, RBS, FRC Consultation, Letters to the Editor, ShareSoc Company Seminar - March 2019, Events Calendar, Material from Recent ShareSoc Events

March 2019

Editorial, Words of Wisdom from Warren Buffett, Petrofac faces £400 Million Legal Claim, Plus500, Gooch & Housego, Quindell (Watchstone), Tungsten Corporation, Unhelpful Computershare, Shareholder Rights and Nominee accounts, Institutional Stewardship, FRC, FCA Sector Views, Auditor appointments, ShareSafe, The curse of group-think in a board, Letters to the Editor, AGM Reports & Presentations, Material from Recent ShareSoc Events, Events

February 2019

Editorial, Jack Bogle, Patisserie, AssetCo, Stockpiling, Warehouses, Sheds and Brexit, Nissan, Flybe and BEIS progress on Insolvency Laws, RBS General Meeting - Voting Considerations, RBS General Meeting Report - Share Buyback, Placings at Gordon Dadds and Blue Prism, Diploma AGM, Staffline, Key characteristics of high-performing board teams, Response to CMA Audit Market Study Update Paper, FCA Views of the Financial Landscape, FRC CEO Stephen Haddrill sees the light, FRC Meeting, FRC Review of Auditing Standards, Improving Auditing - It's Certainly Time, ...

January 2019

Editorial, Market Volatility - Softcat, Greggs and Apple, Fundsmith, Market Trends and the AIC, Investors Chronicle - Share Tips, National Grid and Brexit, Stockopedia Guru Screens, Why AIM companies should do annual Board reviews, RBS Shareholder Committee, The trouble with net debt..., Big Audit Firm Break-Up, Response to FCA Illiquid Assets Consultation, Northern VCT AGMAJ Bell and finnCap IPOs, ASOS - It's Not Just Blood on the High Street, Yu Group Accounts, Remuneration Update, Audit Market Review, ShareSoc Response to Parliamentary ...

December 2018

Editorial, ShareSoc-UKSA Resolution for the RBS 2019 AGM, Share Buybacks, New FCA consultation on CFDs, Too Much Cash, Patisserie, City of London Investment Trust, Earthport Accounts / Abcam AGM, Technology Stocks, Should You Give Up Fags and Booze, Babcock, British Smaller Companies VCT Offer, AJ Bell and finnCap IPOs, Johnston Press and TrakM8, Wey Education/ Missing Dividends, Majestic Wine, Proxy Voting, Inheritance Tax Simplification, FRC on Blancco: managing expectations, FCA, Blancco/ PWC and the future of audit, EMIS Investor Event, Autonomy, ...

November 2018

Editorial, Market Volatility, Good News from Unilever and BEIS, RBS - It’s that time of year again!, Let Them Eat CAKE! Black Hole at Patisserie Holdings, Auditing the Auditor, AIFRS 16 Treatment of Leases, The FRC, Auditors and the Kingman Review, Accountancy has Lost its Way, Thalassa Muddies the Waters, Akers Bioscience - fnnCap Cracks the Whip, FCA investigations of hidden fees, FTSE 100 Fat Cats - Comments on Deborah Hargreaves’ new book, Frying in Hell - Investing in Oil Companies, ...

October 2018

Editorial, Unilever, Return Versus Risk and Tips from Terry Smith, Time to open an account with AJ Bell?, It’s reporting season….and the accounting shenanigans are coming thick and fast!, Dunedin and Standard Life Smaller Companies Merger, Aston Martin IPO, Abcam, Victoria, TERN Conference Call, Lehman Collapse, Oxford Biomedica, BHP Billiton Retail Shareholder Event, Allenby Capital and Individual Investor Research, Smithson Investment Trust, Worldwide Healthcare Trust AGM, The Impact on Investors of Labour’s Plans, Audit Reform/ Time to Consider your Cash Holdings?, ...

September 2018

Editorial, Preventing Another Beaufort Debacle, Beaufort Client Campaign Update, Stock Lending - a clarification, Equity Release Mortgages Valuation Of Guarantees: Dowd Report, Shareholder voting - consumer platforms, Platform Service Comparison, Investment Platforms Market Study, Lax Regulation - Globo, More Lax Regulation - RBS GRG, Firmer, faster, more transparent action needed by FRC, we tell Kingman, ShareSoc+UKSA demand firmer, faster action from the FCA, FT series on accountants, Shareholder Rights – An Update, ShareSoc Remuneration Guidelines to be publicised more widely, JPMorgan ...