‘Rio TNT’ detonates investor rage over a £7.2m bonus for ousted boss

‘Rio TNT’ detonates investor rage over a £7.2m bonus for boss who oversaw destruction of a sacred site By Francesca Washtell For The Daily Mail Published: 23:40 BST, 4 May 2021 | Updated: 23:55 BST, 4 May 2021 Rio Tinto is bracing for a shareholder rebellion tomorrow after handing £7.2million to its boss who oversaw … Read more

Aviva faces investor revolt after preference shares scandal

Aviva faces investor revolt after angering shareholders by deciding not to claw back fees from directors who oversaw preference shares scandal By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:50 BST, 2 May 2021 | Updated: 21:50 BST, 2 May 2021 Aviva faces an investor revolt this week after angering shareholders by deciding not to … Read more

Confessions of an impulsive investor: A nice cheap global tracker beats my magpie Isa

Equities began the year pretty much where they had left off in 2020 – in a ‘buy everything’ bull market. Despite some wobbles before Christmas, growth shares made further gains in the first few weeks of the year alongside the recovery trade in value and cyclical stocks. My magpie Isa was 25 per cent up … Read more

Aggreko deal in the balance as top investor leads the revolt

Aggreko deal in the balance: Top investor leads revolt over power equipment firm’s £2.3bn private equity takeover By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 21:50 BST, 21 April 2021 | Updated: 21:50 BST, 21 April 2021 The £2.3billion private equity takeover of Aggreko has been thrown into doubt after the power equipment provider’s biggest … Read more

Glaxo investor suggests chief boss’s days are numbered

Major investor in Glaxosmithkline suggests chief executive’s days are numbered after company comes under siege from activist investor Elliott By Lucy White For The Daily Mail Published: 21:51 BST, 16 April 2021 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 16 April 2021 A major investor in Glaxosmithkline has suggested its chief executive’s days are numbered after the pharmaceuticals … Read more

ALEX BRUMMER: GSK boss braces for action over activist investor

ALEX BRUMMER: Activist investor Elliott’s arrival on the doorstep of GSK may require boss Emma Walmsley to strengthen the defences By Alex Brummer for the Daily Mail Published: 22:17 BST, 15 April 2021 | Updated: 22:17 BST, 15 April 2021 The arrival of activist investor Elliott Management on the doorstep of Glaxosmithkline’s glistening headquarters in … Read more

Activist investor Elliott builds stake in Glaxo

Billionaire plotting shake-up at Glaxosmithkline: Activist investor Elliott builds stake in British drugs giant Infamous activist investor Elliott Management has snapped up a multi-billion pound stake in Glaxosmithkline  Elliott, run by US billionaire Paul Singer, has accumulated a ‘significant’ position in the underperforming company Shares jumped 4.6 per cent, or 58.8p, to 1348.4p as the … Read more

How to tell if you’re a prudent investor or a reckless gambler

Gambling and investing are worlds apart. One could lose you all your money. The other is a slow and steady route to long-term wealth.  Yet telling the difference between the two is easier said than done. After all, both can involve holding shares in companies or trading other financial instruments. A new type of investment … Read more

Credit Suisse faces investor backlash after Archegos crisis leaves it nursing heavy losses

Credit Suisse faces investor backlash after Archegos crisis leaves it nursing heavy losses By Lucy White For The Daily Mail Published: 22:18 BST, 30 March 2021 | Updated: 22:18 BST, 30 March 2021 Credit Suisse is facing a major investor backlash after the Archegos crisis left it nursing heavy losses. The banking giant was already … Read more

Deliveroo will lower share price citing ‘volatile market’ after investor concerns over worker rights

Deliveroo has said it will price shares for its highly anticipated stock market listing towards the bottom of its price range due to ‘volatile’ market conditions. It comes after a week in which a raft of leading fund managers said they will reject the listing – which could be the UK’s biggest for a decade … Read more