Latest News from UKSA

Saturday, 24 February 2018 - 1:38pm

UKSA and ShareSoc have issued a joint response to the FRC's consultation paper on the...

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 3:52pm

The Carillion collapse was entirely predictable to experienced private investors. As were the reasons for it. Perhaps that’s why special interests have ensured that we are excluded from consultations and denied...

Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 1:18pm

An article by John Kay for the Financial Times reveals a nonsense in the Key Issue Document (KID) that is now mandatory for all funds. It raises a question mark over the competence of all those involved in its design and approval.

We are...

Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 2:01pm

UKSA has signed a letter to the Financial Times exposing once again the hole at the heart of modern accounting: the loss of the prudence...

Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 11:47am

The latest edition of the Transparency Times carries a story on Northern Rock and Dennis Grainger, Chairman of the Shareholders' Action Group.

The article can be found on pages 15 onwards by clicking this link:...

Friday, 15 December 2017 - 10:54am

UKSA identified the Persimmon LTIP as outrageous when it was first approved in 2012. This is more than a single-company story. It also shows what groups of individual shareholders could contribute to corporate governance were they not...

Sunday, 3 December 2017 - 10:08am

As reported in today’s Financial Times (2 December 2017) an advice scandal is brewing around the Tata Steel pension fund. Some advice firms have capitalised on pensioners’ ignorance by advising transfer into high risk funds with transparently...

Sunday, 26 November 2017 - 10:59pm

UKSA is keen to build a good relationship with the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and contribute fully to the work that it does. We believe that this is best done by developing a relationship which is based on objectivity and constructive...

Sunday, 22 October 2017 - 6:44pm

Who audits the auditors? The Financial Reporting Council is the organisation responsible for overseeing the quality of audit work carried out by auditor. As such it plays a crucial role in helping to protect your wealth. This is a unique...

Thursday, 14 September 2017 - 10:24am

Dennis Grainger and Action Group colleagues have been heavily engaged in media interviews to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the ‘run', culminating in the hand...