Latest News from UKSA

Friday, 22 July 2016 - 3:12pm

Would that all AIM companies could be persuaded to copy SQS. The presentation of the report makes it much easier to read than its UK counterparts and the high level of disclosure – happily confined to the notes – would satisfy most analysts....

Monday, 4 July 2016 - 10:26am

Full Sprue review here .

This company sells a range of Chinese made smoke and carbon dioxide alarms in Europe, principally in France and...

Tuesday, 21 June 2016 - 11:48am

The public will have been shocked by the revelation that Persimmon management are in line for a payment of £600million. This is no surprise to UKSA, who warned of this outcome when the Persimmon Long Term Incentive Plan (LTIP) was installed in...

Tuesday, 3 May 2016 - 1:48pm

Continuing its investigation into the quality of the top 100 AIM companies’ annual reports, the UK Shareholders’ Association finds uncertainties in the Abcam report and an astonishing but unexplained waste of shareholders’ money by Hargreaves...

Wednesday, 9 March 2016 - 8:21pm

“It is time institutional investors took a firmer grip on buyout mania.” So wrote John Plender, a senior Financial Times writer, in a recent article to be found at http://www.ft....

Tuesday, 8 March 2016 - 12:07pm

Shareholders are starting to wake up to one of the more crass aspects of performance targets for directors’ pay. Thomas Cook highlights a regulatory failure already seen with Persimmon.

The guidance in the Accounting Regulations Schedule...

Wednesday, 2 March 2016 - 5:14pm

Persimmon has announced an acceleration of its Capital Return Plan, but shockingly, made no mention of the resulting acceleration of zero-cost options now estimated to be worth £500million to management. With options previously vested the total...

Monday, 29 February 2016 - 10:16am

If Tissue Regenix Group is to survive it will soon need more cash. Despite share price performance since listing on Nasdaq, GW Pharmaceuticals directors appear to have been overpaid.

Tissue Regenix Group is a bio-tech/medical device...

Monday, 15 February 2016 - 10:33am

The FRC is responsible for promoting high quality corporate governance and reporting. The UK Shareholders’ Association wants private investors to be given more opportunity to contribute to this.

For many years, this Association, known as...