Unstructured Finance

Montagnon jumps ship to FRC

April 21, 2010

Change at the top among the UK corporate governance elite.

Peter Montagnon, the cheerleader-in-chief for UK investors is leaving the ABI to take up a new position at the FRC, the corporate governance policeman.  Montagnon, who has spent ten years at the Association of British Insurers, is taking up his new appointment at a critical juncture for corporate governance in the UK industry.

Investors to gang up on company boards

April 14, 2010

Britain’s largest investors are gearing up to take on troublesome boards. A new body will look at addressing investor concerns over some of the most contentious issues of the day, mainly pay and strategy. You can read the story here