The London Stock Exchange have published a document entitled “AIM Rules Review”. ShareSoc, including me personally, have criticised the LSE in the past for poor regulation of the AIM market. Many investors view it as a casino because of the numerous problems of fraud, poor disclosures, many delistings or simple bankruptcies in AIM companies. See the ShareSoc campaign page here for more information: https://www.sharesoc.org/campaigns/campaign-improve-aim-market/
As you can see we made a number of recommendations on how to improve the AIM market, and ...
PRESS RELEASE 83 25/10/2016
ShareSoc (the UK Individual Shareholders Society) has today submitted its written evidence to the Business, Innovation and Skills Committee inquiry on corporate governance.
The goal should be to get more power back to the ultimate investors. This can be achieved by:
Ensuring that individual shareholders can exercise their rights, even if their shares are held in nominee accounts.
ShareSoc, if sufficiently well resourced, can play a role by ensuring that individual shareholders are educated about their rights and ...