UK - One shareholder meeting is of significance in the week beginning April 8, according to corporate governance specialists Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS).
Dimension Data holds its agm on April 10. ISS says the roles of chairman and chief executive are combined at Dimension Data. In addition, only five of the company's 19 directors are non-executives and the board’s remuneration committee comprises only two non-executive directors.
Old Mutual owns nearly 5% of the software company, UBS Asset Management 3.6% and Legal & General Investment Management nearly 3%.
By Luke Clancy
Potential changes to accounting standards and increased pressure on companies to accelerate contributions could worsen FTSE 100 scheme funding by up to £100bn, according to Lane Clark and Peacock (LCP).
Smart Pension has taken on over 20,000 active members from the £20m Corpad Master Trust, following a strategic review by the ceding firm's trustees.
The Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) allegedly obstructed a whistleblower as she tried to discover the true value of the deficit in its defined benefit (DB) section, according to reports.
The Cost Transparency Initiative (CTI) has launched a number of templates and guidance to help pension schemes deliver greater value for savers with enhanced disclosure of transaction cost information.