ShareSoc has just issued the following press release:
ShareSoc Launches Share Ownership Reform Proposals
ShareSoc has been campaigning for more rights for shareholders and we have now launched specific proposals on how we believe share trading should be reformed. In particular our proposals are aimed at tackling the loss of voting and other rights that currently arises from the use of stockbroker nominee accounts.
Our suggestions include:
The development of a new low cost electronic trading facility as recommended by the Kay Review, and ...