2009

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Report on Lloyds Shareholder Meeting
Sunday, 1 November 2009 - 9:00am
A report on the Lloyds Shareholder Meeting held in London on the 31st October and copies of the presentations given there and also on "Shareholder Activism in the Banking Sector" are available here...
Call to protect savers from inflation
Monday, 19 October 2009 - 9:00am
UKSA's Chairman has written to Chancellor Alistair Darling calling on him to protect savers from inflation. See this press release...
"Not one British saver has lost a single penny"
Thursday, 1 October 2009 - 9:00am
Some comments from UKSA on Gordon Brown's speech to the Labour Party conference are here.
West Bromwich Building Society: Public Meeting
Friday, 28 August 2009 - 9:00am
UKSA is holding a public meeting for the holders of West Bromwich Building Society PIBS on the 5th September. See this press release for...
Artemis VCT Campaign Launched
Saturday, 8 August 2009 - 9:00am
UKSA has commenced a campaign to change the new management fee arrangements at Artemis VCT Plc - see ArtemisVCT action group for more details.
Spark Ventures Restructuring Proposals
Monday, 3 August 2009 - 9:00am
UKSA issued the following comments on the proposals for Spark Ventures Plc:
Northern Rock Appeal Rejected
Tuesday, 28 July 2009 - 9:00am
The appeal of the Northern Rock Judicial Review was refused by the Appeal Court. See this page for more information.
Walker Review Misses the Governance Point
Monday, 20 July 2009 - 9:00am
Ths press release was issued by UKSA following publication of the Walker Review of corporate governance in the banking and...
West Bromwich Building Society PIBS
Thursday, 9 July 2009 - 12:00am
This press release was issued following the announcement of a financial restructuring by the West Bromwich BS which adversely...
Northern Rock Appeal Hearing
Wednesday, 10 June 2009 - 9:00am
This press release was issued concerning the appeal of the judicial review on the claim by Northern Rock shareholders for fair...
Government Defaults on Bradford & Bingley Bonds
Monday, 1 June 2009 - 9:00am
Bradford & Bingley has announced they are not going to pay interest on their subordinated bonds when the next payment becomes due. UKSA issued...
Lloyds Bank and Sir Victor Blank
Monday, 18 May 2009 - 9:00am
This note was issued on the interim management reports of Lloyds, RBS and Barclays and also gave some voting...
SPARK VCT AGM Report
Monday, 11 May 2009 - 9:00am
A report on the Spark VCT AGM is here. UKSA has been running a campaign on this company and has already achieved changes to the...
Axeon Pre-Pack Administration
Sunday, 3 May 2009 - 9:00am
Axeon seems to be a particularly outrageous example of the practice of "pre-pack administration". See this article for more...
Investfest Conference - Focussed on Banks
Wednesday, 15 April 2009 - 9:00am
This year’s annual convention of the UK Shareholders Association will be held in Bournemouth on May 7th to 9th. There is a strong emphasis on the banking sector this year with key note speakers Richard Moseley from HSBC, Angela Knight from the...