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ShareSoc Informer – Issue 118

In this issue: Board Developments, Editorial - The True Cost of the Woodford Debacle, Divestment is the nuclear option for ethical fund managers, Why fund managers shouldn't fake conviction, Mild, medium or spicy, sir?, What's the best way to teach children how money works?, Grant Thornton fined trivial amount over Patisserie Valerie audits, Executive pay: US survey results, Redcentric shareholders to get their day in court, Voting information service, Diageo, BHP, City of London Trust: has it lost its way?, Standard Life ...

ShareSoc Informer – Issue 117

In this issue: Editorial: A more effective regulator in the pipeline?, Inflation is the biggest risk, but not the only one, Four dividend stalwarts to enhance your portfolio, The art of selling, Palantir: the next Tesla, or financial black hole?, HSBC Holdings, Reckitt Benckiser, Tesco, IPOs on a roll, Activists set their sights on underperforming AIM boards, Bacanora offer by Ganfeng, The power of investment trust boards, Investment trust discount reduction: the SEC example, Scottish Investment Trust reviews management arrangements, FCA proposes ...

ShareSoc Informer – Issue 116

In this issue: Editorial, Bigger Is the Enemy of Better Investing, Improve Access for Retail Shareholders, Shareholder Rights Campaign Featured in This is Money, SUPERMAN and ShareSoc, More ShareSoc press coverage in Mail newspapers, DDDD – 4D Pharma placing, Campaigns, Woodford Webinar questions answered, SIGnet, Regulation, FCA, UK Listing Review – What's It All About?, FRC: Draft Plan, Strategy and Budget 2021/ 2022., Restoring Lost Trust, FRC consultation Audit Quality issues, Patisserie Valerie: The SFO Needs You!, New Pre-Pack Rules, Platform Transfers: ...

ShareSoc Informer – Issue 115

Editorial, ShareSoc Seeks "Head of Volunteering", How to Eat a Crypto Elephant, 11 investment trusts for a £10,000 annual income in 2021, Help! I believe in passive but buy active funds, Events Programme, Policy, Campaigns and Consultations: Current Focus, Woodford Claim - Leigh Day reaches key milestones, Wellesley Investors Action Group, Takeover Panel: Disclosure Requirements 13 FCA: 0.1% shorting notification mirrors EU, FCA Consultation: Guidance for Insolvency Practitioners, HM Treasury Call for Evidence Review of UK Listing Rules, Website, Forums, Resources: ...

ShareSoc Informer – Issue 114

Editorial, ShareSoc Launches Woodford Campaign, Seminar on Woodford Legal Case, Leigh Day taking action on behalf of Woodford investors, ShareSoc Sirius Shareholders' Group (SSSG), Law Commission - Scoping Paper re Review of Intermediated Securities, Continued strong fundraising activity on AIM, Platforms Letting Investors Down, Impax, IG Design, Leaders and Laggards, Invinity Open Offer, Ideagen, AJ Bell Results, Volex Webinar, Investment Trusts Discount: A reply, Strategic Equity Capital update, Strategic Equity Capital: 1 in 5 Vote Against AGM Resolution, Chrysalis VCT Wind-Up, ...

ShareSoc Informer – Issue 113

Editorial, Market Musings, SVS Special Administration, Learning from Sirius Minerals, Liverpool SIGnet Group Meeting, Avingtrans: Preliminary Results, Share Centre: The Future, FT Spoofing Article, The risks of holding leveraged ETFs for more than one day, Investment Trusts: The advantages, Leaders and Laggards, Delistings: Take the Money and Run, Modernisation of Stamp Duty, Pre-Emption Group: Easing issuance guidelines, The Donald & Dave Trading Podcast, Deloitte: Record Fine, But It's Not Enough, Regulating Consumer Investments, Company Register Reform, FRC report - AGMs: an ...

ShareSoc Informer – Issue 112

MMT: what is modern monetary theory and will it work?, Should Investors Boycott Chinese Stocks?, Funds vs Investment Trusts, S&P 500, Gulf Marine Services: Lessons From a Failed Investment, Victoria Annual Report, Downing Annual Report, Rio Tinto: An Apology, Capital Gains Tax Reform 18 Shenanigans in Siberia: The Petropavlovsk Saga, Blancco Campaign: Update #4, Sirius Minerals Update #11, Edge VCT - Update #3, Policy and Campaigns: An Update, Remuneration for AIM and Small Cap Companies, ShareSoc in the Press, Book review: ...

Summer 2020

Editorial, ShareSoc Activities, Enhancing Our Webinars, Redcentric: Progress for Shareholders, Albion Venture Capital VCT AGM Recommendations, Laggard - Biffa: A Token Retail Offering, Laggard - Forterra: Show of Hands without attendance at AGM, Take Note of Shorters, ESG-Themed Funds: Can They Be Ignored After Covid-19?, Ten Entertainment AGM, AGM Reports and Material from Recent ShareSoc Webinars, Webinar Calendar

June 2020

Editorial, Upgraded Website, Dividends Slashed, Market Trends, Ocado Placing: What about Shareholder Rights?, Segro Placing, Laggards? AJ Bell, Numis, Invesco and the FCA, Babcock: Dividend related Price Fall, Eurasia Erasure, Land Securities - Property Shares Spooked, Pets at Home - Accounts Attacked, TR Property, Burford - Slave to the Algorithm, Sirius Claim Group - Sirius Update 10, A Liquidity Fairy-tale, Fund Charges, Designated Accounts, The Ideal Board - Thoughts from First Flight, Scottish Mortgage Investment Policy, Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill, ...

May 2020

Editorial, Stock Market Trends, Dividends Slashed, ShareSoc Company Events, Capital Raises - Exclusion of Retail, Individual Investors and New Issues , Importance of the Individual, Dividends-Letter to FRC,FCA and BEIS , Shell: Leading the Way for AGMs, Direct Line: How Not to Do AGMs, RBS AGM Fail, AGMs under COVID-19, AGMs Evolving Best Practice, Nominees and Voting, Taking Cash From ISAs, Supermarket Supply Chains, Lookers Defective Accounting, NMC Health and Finablr, Remuneration and COVID-19, Remuneration - Lead by Example, Exemplary Remuneration, ...