Global Investing

Big Beasts

March 26, 2013

This week might just have seen a marked shift in how British investors think about their role as owners of companies.

Investors investigated

November 20, 2012

We’ve wondered before about the validity of the British ‘shareholder spring’ narrative. A few high-profile casualties gave the story drama, but as we showed back in the summer, evidence of a widespread change in thinking was hard to find. KPMG has arrived at a similar conclusion this week.

The other WPP protest

June 14, 2012

So, the CEO of the world’s biggest advertising firm failed to pitch his own pay deal to WPP’s investors.