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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, ...

April 2020

Editorial, Stan Grierson Memorial Site, COVID-19 implications, AIM Regulation - Covid-19, Emergency Measures, Closing the Stock Market, Abcam - Impact from Coronavirus, Equals Trading, Finablr Suspension, Bango, Ocado, Recent Annual Reports, AGMs and the impact of COVID-19, Sirius Minerals, Shareholder Rights - Response from Kelly Tolhurst, BEIS Minister, VCT Investors' Group Action Plan, Baronsmead VCT, Trust Discounts, Debt and Liquidity Management, ShareSoc Website Upgrade, Fund Raises-Including retail shareholders, COVID-19 FRC, FCA and PRA Joint Statement ShareSoc In the Press, FRC Guidance ...

March 2020

Editorial, Sirius Minerals, Law Commission re nominees and Sirius problems, Brexit and Why Shareholder Votes Matter, Share Centre Takeover and Holding Unlisted Shares, Interactive Investor v The Share Centre - Your Views, Allenby Capital AIM - Market Update 11 NMC Debacle, Rio Tinto and Climate Change, Should I Buy Shares in Tesla?, Fantasy Share Dealing, Miton UK Smaller Companies Fund In Decline, Albion Venture Trust VCT - Successful Outcome for ShareSoc Campaign, Competition in the Audit Market, Prosecuting Fraudsters, ShareSoc Company ...

January/February 2020

Editorial, ShareSoc Sirius Shareholder Group (SSSG), New Year Share Tips, Learning about investing, Winning The Loser's Game, Exchange Market Size, Flybe Bail-Out, Unilever, De La Rue, SRT Marine, XP Power, DotDigital AGM, Slater Investments Warns on Pay, Excessive Pay, Tullow, Diploma, M&G Property Fund Suspends Redemptions, Mercia Asset Management, Edinburgh Investment Trust, Albion Capital Group LLP, VCT - New year musings, RBS Shareholder Committee Campaign, EDGE Performance VCT Campaign, Brydon Audit Review - FRC Update, FRC Fines Grant Thornton £650k, Ted ...

November/December 2019

Editorial, SVS Special Administration, Halma, Buffett Bot, Hargreaves Lansdown AGM, Patisserie Holdings, Carpetright – The Vultures are Circling, Natural Resources, Exchange Market Size in Stockopedia, RNS Announcements, Abcam, British Steel, Defective Accounts – Halfords, Blancco Campaign – Update, Green Accreditation, Woodford Closing Down, How to Avoid Dud Managers, VCTs – The Real Returns, Albion Venture Capital, Investment Trusts – Directors’ Holdings, Murray Income Trust AGM 5 Nov 2019, ProVen, Law Commission Review of Intermediated Securities, FRC’s New UK Stewardship Code, FCA ...

October 2019

Editorial, ShareSoc and SIGnet Merger, How Long Will You Live?, Burford, Company Refs Acquired, Operation Yellowhammer, ISVS Securities, Ventus VCT: Director Changes, Edge Performance VCT Directors, Downing One VCT, Are VCTs Worth the Risks?, City of London Investment Trust, VCT Management and Performance Fees, Treatt Trading Statement, 3i: Well Managed and Well Incentivised, CentralNic, Photo-Me, Dunelm Results, Equals Interim, Speedy Hire Presentation, Paypoint CEO, Victoria AGM, Open Orphan, JD Wetherspoon Results, Intercede AGM, Tech Stock Valuations, RBS Shareholder Event, FT Lombard ...

September 2019

Editorial, Why Numbers Are Not Important, Market Crashes, Asset Managers on Brink of Historic Shakeout?, Inspiration from a Young Investor, Burford Capital - Shorting Attack, General Electric: Another Shorting Attack, Action following resignation of Auditors, EDGE VCT Shareholder Revolt, National Grid, Sports Direct, D4t4 Solutions AGM, Albion Venture Capital Trust Plc, Albion Capital - Voting Problems, Ventus VCT AGMs - A Disappointing Result?, Ventus Funds, Northern Rock Shareholder Action Group, The iceberg of dysfunctional boards, Upgrading ShareSoc's Website, Book Review, Material ...