Standard Life AGM: directors remuneration report passed

clock

Policyholders threatening to hold directors to ransom by not voting for resolution 12 - the Report of the Remuneration Committee on Directors' Remuneration - at today's annual meeting were disappointed by a narrow margin as 57% of members voted in favour.

This means the company will be able to pay out to those same directors who have proposed the company demutualise as part of the strategic review into the future of Standard Life. According to the remuneration...

To continue reading this article...

Join Professional Adviser

 

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, industry insights and market intelligence.
  • Stay ahead of the curve with spotlights on emerging trends and technologies
  • Receive breaking news stories straight to your inbox in the daily newsletters.
  • Make smart business decisions with the latest developments in regulation, investing retirement and protection.
  • Tap into our community intelligence through our regular Pro Adviser poll.
  • 
 Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes.

Join

 

Already a Professional Adviser member?

Login

More on Your profession

A snap from the last in-person PA Awards in 2019.

Entries open for PA Awards 2022

Enter now

Professional Adviser
clock 29 November 2021 • 1 min read
Lee Hartley: "The DBO model - which is singularly the best decision we have ever made - was borne from completing three acquisitions in 2011 that ultimately were far more difficult and delivered far less value to the business than we thought they would."

A decade of deals: Lee Hartley on Fairstone's ten years in consolidation

As Fairstone marks its tenth year in the consolidation market, Jenna Brown talks to chief executive Lee Hartley about his steep acquisition learning curve, what the future holds for advice practices and his deal of the decade

Jenna Brown
clock 25 November 2021 • 8 min read
Luke Norman: "When you consider that at 18, it becomes possible to apply for an overdraft facility or credit card, start a gambling account or even buy a house, the consequences of a lack of basic financial literacy can be potentially very damaging and could impact a young person's financial position for years to come."

Luke Norman: Going back to school to close the financial education gap

Back in the classroom

Luke Norman
clock 24 November 2021 • 3 min read