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Jun
26
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2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Cornwall Buildings
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Cornwall Buildings
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – Birmingham 26 June 2018 @ Cornwall Buildings
Find out how you can obtain a Non-Executive Director position by booking a place on this interactive 1-day course.   ‘As an introduction to the world of NED’s this course is well structured to give[...]
Jul
17
Tue
2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ 111 Piccadilly
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ 111 Piccadilly
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – Manchester 17 July 2018 @ 111 Piccadilly
Find out how you can obtain a Non-Executive Director position by booking a place on this interactive 1-day course. ‘As an introduction to the world of NED’s this course is well structured to give an[...]
Sep
11
Tue
2018
9:00 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Institute of Directors
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Institute of Directors
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – London 11 September 2018 @ Institute of Directors
Find out how you can obtain a Non-Executive Director position by booking a place on this interactive 1-day course. ‘A well structured and presented introduction to the responsibilities, challenges and attributes required of being a[...]
9:30 am How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Scotland Study Centre
How to become a Non-Executive Di... @ Scotland Study Centre
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
How to become a Non-Executive Director – Edinburgh 11 September 2018 @ Scotland Study Centre
Are you thinking of becoming a Non-Executive Director as part of a Portfolio Career or to develop your boardroom skills prior to taking up an executive director role? Join us on Tuesday, September 11 2018 to[...]
Sep
19
Wed
2018
9:00 am The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
The Effective Non-Executive Dire... @ Institute of Directors
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Effective Non-Executive Director – London 19 September 2018 @ Institute of Directors
The effective Non-Executive Director course helps you to be an effective non-executive director. It instils a real sense of what is expected of NEDs, and how you can meet the challenge. This one-day interactive course is aimed[...]

Lawful impediment: company law and insider control

By Gerhard Schnyder

Does an increase in legal shareholder protection reduce insider control? Recent academic research finds that sometimes it does, but sometimes it does not.

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Accent Group – Non-Executive Directors

By Debbie Wright

Accent Group – Non-Executive Directors Recruiter: Accent Group Location: Yorkshire and the Humber Salary: £9,000 (NED) & £4,500 (Committee Members) Posted: 15 Jun 2018 Closes: 06 Jul 2018 Sector: Asset & Fund Management, Housing & Social, Planning & Development, Residential Investment & Development Job Role: Director Contract Type: Permanent Hours: Full Time Accent Group Non-Executive Directors […]

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Public Concern at Work (PCaW) – Trustee

By Debbie Wright

Trustee – Public Concern at Work (PCaW) Public Concern at Work (PCaW), the leading whistleblowing charity, seeks a lawyer with expertise in the legal framework in relation to whistleblowing, including the Public Interest Disclosure Act 1998, to join the board as we begin the next stage of our development. PCaW aims to stop harm sooner by: […]

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Executives warned of action using senior managers regime

By Gavin Hinks

Prudential Regulatory Authority warns it will act using the senior managers’ regime where executive behaviour is found to be wanting.

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East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust – Non-Executive Director and Designate Non-Executive Director

By Debbie Wright

Non-Executive Director and Designate Non-Executive Director – East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust We are recruiting a Non-executive Director and a Designate Non-executive Director for East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust. These are exceptional opportunities to share your talents and expertise to make a positive difference to the lives of people in your community. M1685 […]

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France orders banks to keep extra capital buffer

By Emma Portier Davis

France’s Financial Stability Council orders banks to keep aside an additional capital buffer to cover potential risk related to growing private sector borrowing.

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NHS 24 and Golden Jubilee Foundation – Members

By Debbie Wright

Members – NHS 24 and Golden Jubilee Foundation Reference: 1484 Remuneration: £8,251 per annum Location: Various locations throughout Scotland Closing date: 06 July 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 […]

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Non-executive Director and Associate Non-executive Director, East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

By Debbie Wright

Non-Executive Director and Associate Non-Executive Director, East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust There is a vacancy for a Non-executive director and an Associate Non-executive director at East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust. This is an exceptional opportunity to share your talents and expertise to make a positive difference to the lives of people in your community. S1692 […]

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Lawful impediment: company law and internal company controls

By Gerhard Schnyder

Does an increase in company law measures reduce the need for internal company controls? Sometimes, finds recent academic research, but sometimes not.

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News story: Carillion: Official Receiver’s employment update

By HM Government

A spokesperson for the Official Receiver said:

Secure ongoing employment has been confirmed for a further 18 workers and regrettably two staff will be leaving the business this week.

We continue to discuss with potential purchasers Carillion’s remaining contracts and I am keeping staff, elected employee representatives and unions informed as these arrangements are confirmed.

Further information:

in total, to date 11,972 jobs (66% of the pre-liquidation workforce) have been saved and 2,354 (13%) jobs have been made redundant through the liquidation
a further 1,135 employees have left the business during the liquidation through finding new work, retirement or for other reasons
this information does not include jobs attached to contracts where an intention to purchase has been entered into but has not yet formally occurred
aproxiomately 2,600 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

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