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The Effective Non-Executive Director – London 9 October 2018 @ Institute of Directors
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More heads could roll at AMP’s AGM next week

“It’s sounding as though at the very least, there’s going to be some type of protest vote there [at the AGM next week] or perhaps even a revolt against the AMP board,” Senior Business Correspondent Peter Ryan. […]

Press release: Carillion: Official Receiver’s update

A spokesperson for the Official Receiver said:

11,450 employees have been found secure ongoing employment as a further 357 jobs have now been saved with employees transferring to new suppliers who have picked up contracts Carillion had been delivering.

Regretably 36 employees, whose positions are no longer required as Carillion’s business transfers to new suppliers, will leave the business later this week. Jobcentre Plus’ Rapid Response Service will provide them with every support to find new work.

I continue to talk with potential purchasers for Carillion’s remaining contracts and will keep staff, elected employee representatives and unions to keep them informed as these arrangements are confirmed.

further information: In total, to date 11,450 jobs have been saved and 2,257 jobs have been made redundant through the liquidation This information does not include jobs attached to contracts where an intention to purchase has been entered into but has not yet formally occurred Around 3,300 employees are currently retained to enable Carillion to deliver the remaining services it is providing for public and private sector customers until decisions are taken to transfer or cease these contracts Further information about rights in redundancy is available on gov.uk To be notified of future updates from the Official Receiver please register to receive an email alert. […]

Counsel assisting recommends criminal charges for AMP over Clayton Utz report

Counsel assisting the banking royal commission Rowena Orr QC recommends criminal charges against AMP over a report by Clayton Utz which was submitted to ASIC. […]

Counsel assisting recommends criminal charges for AMP over Clayton Utz report

Counsel assisting the banking royal commission Rowena Orr QC recommends criminal charges against AMP over a report by Clayton Utz which was submitted to ASIC. […]

National Statistics: Insolvency Statistics: January to March 2018

This statistics release contains the latest data on company insolvency (companies which are unable to pay debts and enter liquidation, or enter administration or other company rescue process) and individual insolvency (people who are unable to pay debts and enter formal procedures).

Statistics are presented separately for England and Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland because of differences in legislation and policy.

Main messages Companies The underlying number of insolvencies (excluding bulk insolvencies) increased in Q1 2018, to the highest quarterly level since Q1 2014. This was driven by a rise in underlying creditors’ voluntary liquidations, and compulsory liquidations. People Total individual insolvencies increased in Q1 2018, reaching the highest quarterly level since Q3 2012. This was driven primarily by an increase in individual voluntary arrangements, which reached a record high, while the number of bankruptcies and debt relief orders also increased. […]

Weir Group’s pay reforms could be ‘model for other companies’

Chairman of Weir Group’s remuneration committee writes of the need for chief executives to lead the way on executive pay reform.

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University of Edinburgh – Member of Investment Committee

Member of Investment Committee – University of Edinburgh Recruiter: University of Edinburgh Location: City of Edinburgh (GB) Salary: Voluntary/Expenses Posted: 17 Apr 2018 Closes: 15 May 2018 Ref: MIC2018 Position/Level: Board Responsibilities: Business Development, Finance, Strategy Sector: Education, Financial Services, Professional Services, Public Sector Contract Type: Voluntary / Trustee Language: English The governing body of the […]

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South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust – Two Non-executive Directors

Two Non-executive Directors – South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust The Trust is seeking to appoint two outstanding and unique individuals to join their strong and stable Board to complement those skills currently represented and support it to meet the Trust’s exciting and demanding agenda. About the Trust South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation […]

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Scotts Project Trust: Trustee – Learning Disability

Trustee Role – Scotts Project Trust Recruiter: Scotts Project Trust Location: Tonbridge, Kent Salary: Trustee Role Posted: 25 Apr 2018 Closes: 1 June 2018 Ref: 151180_SPT Function: Trustees & Chair Sector: Disability, Social Care & Welfare Hours: Part Time Contract Type: Permanent Do you have personal experience of working with, or caring for, people with Learning […]

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NHS Fife and NHS Lothian – Members

Members – NHS Fife and NHS Lothian Reference: 1441 Remuneration: £8,251 per annum Location: Fife and Lothian Closing date: 04 May 2018 at midnight If you are looking for a challenging, rewarding and worthwhile opportunity, we would like to hear from you. Applications are invited from a wide range of people who have an interest in […]

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