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...." . Among those who lost money in this year's list were controversial businessmen Mike Ashley, the founder of Sports Direct, and Sir Philip Green, chairman of the Arcadia Group and the former owner of the collapsed chain store BHS. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
Sunday 7th of May 2017 12:04:04 AM
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....Meanwhile, Labour has unveiled a plan to strengthen rights at work. Billionaire Sir Philip Green sold BHS for £1 in 2015 and a year later it went into administration with a £571m pension deficit. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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. Dominic Chappell, the former owner of BHS, could be pursued for millions of pounds owed to Philip Green’s business empire as well as to creditors of the now collapsed department store. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....A report by the committee, published last month, said executive pay had been “ratcheted up” to the point where there is no credible link between earnings and performance. It said faith in corporate governance had been shaken in the wake of scandals such as that involving Sir Philip Green and the BHS pension fund, and has called for businesses to simplify the structure of executive pay and put an end to long-term incentive plans. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....One policy that she hopes will reach beyond the core Conservative vote is a promise to strengthen the pensions regulator to be able to block corporate takeovers if they are used to strip pension funds. Tories said the policy was formulated as “employees of large, household-name companies have found their pensions put at risk by irresponsible behaviour of bosses”, in an apparent reference to Philip Green and the BHS scandal. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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. Sir Philip Green and his wife are among the UK’s richest couples – although their wealth has fallen by £433m over the past year following the collapse of BHS, according to an annual wealth ranking. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Ex-BHS owner Dominic Chappell could be pursued by Sir Philip Green for millions image
. Dominic Chappell, the former owner of BHS, could be pursued for millions of pounds owed to Philip Green’s business empire as well as to creditors of the now collapsed department store. ...
Investors should get a bigger say on executive pay, says IoD image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 06:25:49 AM
....A report by the committee, published last month, said executive pay had been “ratcheted up” to the point where there is no credible link between earnings and performance. It said faith in corporate governance had been shaken in the wake of scandals such as that involving Sir Philip Green and the BHS pension fund, and has called for businesses to simplify the structure of executive pay and put an end to long-term incentive plans. ...
Rich List 2017: UK's super-rich carry on making billions image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 7th of May 2017 12:04:04 AM
...." . Among those who lost money in this year's list were controversial businessmen Mike Ashley, the founder of Sports Direct, and Sir Philip Green, chairman of the Arcadia Group and the former owner of the collapsed chain store BHS. ...
Sir Philip Green and wife took £433m hit last year, says rich list image
. Sir Philip Green and his wife are among the UK’s richest couples – although their wealth has fallen by £433m over the past year following the collapse of BHS, according to an annual wealth ranking. ...
General election: May paves way for end to pledges on NI and income tax image
....One policy that she hopes will reach beyond the core Conservative vote is a promise to strengthen the pensions regulator to be able to block corporate takeovers if they are used to strip pension funds. Tories said the policy was formulated as “employees of large, household-name companies have found their pensions put at risk by irresponsible behaviour of bosses”, in an apparent reference to Philip Green and the BHS scandal. ...
May vows to protect pensions from 'unscrupulous bosses' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 30th of April 2017 03:59:09 AM
....Meanwhile, Labour has unveiled a plan to strengthen rights at work. Billionaire Sir Philip Green sold BHS for £1 in 2015 and a year later it went into administration with a £571m pension deficit. ...
Sir Philip Green could still lose knighthood, says MP image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of April 2017 03:54:50 PM
. Sir Philip Green has been warned that he could still be stripped of his knighthood and faces further questions from MPs, one year after the collapse of BHS. ...
BHS crash sets trend for a chain of closures on UK high streets image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 22nd of April 2017 03:00:17 PM
....A year on, the high street is still reeling from the body blow. More than two-thirds of the retailer’s 164 stores are still lying empty and its pensioners have been left worse off, even after former owner Sir Philip Green agreed to pump up to £363m into supporting the pension scheme. ...
Government cap on energy prices would spark backlash | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 06:12:57 PM
.... It’s the minister who will be blamed when prices for consumers have to go up. Mike Ashley and Sir Philip Green may shed few tears, but it’s a shame that Iain Wright, the Labour MP who chairs the business select committee, won’t be standing for re-election to parliament. ...
Did you lose your job when BHS went into administration? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 04:44:09 PM
.... This is a better outcome than if the BHS pension scheme had entered the Pension Protection Fund, a lifeboat for failed pension schemes, where workers would have received an estimated 75% to 79%. The 88-year-old retailer failed when it ran out of money a year after it was sold by Sir Philip Green to the serial bankrupt Dominic Chappell for £1. ...
Two-thirds of BHS stores lie empty as anniversary of collapse nears image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of April 2017 03:30:44 PM
....BHS went into administration on 25 April 2016 with the loss of 11,000 jobs. The 88-year-old retailer failed when it ran out of money a year after it was sold by Sir Philip Green to the serial bankrupt Dominic Chappell for £1. ...
BHS workers share £1m payout over failed redundancy process image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 14th of April 2017 06:59:27 AM
....When BHS collapsed into administration a year ago, with the loss of 11,000 job losses, it was the biggest high-street failure since that of Woolworths, which went into administration in 2008. The retailer had been owned by Sir Philip Green for 15 years until he sold it to Dominic Chappell, a former bankrupt, for just £1 in March 2015. ...
MPs urge crackdown on excessive pay to rebuild public trust in business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 05:30:12 AM
....”. The committee highlighted revelations that workers at Sports Direct were being paid less than the legal minimum wage and the demise of BHS, which cost 11,000 jobs and prompted MPs to declare that the retailer had been subject to “systematic plunder” by former owners Sir Philip Green, Dominic Chappell and their respective “hangers-on”. ...
High pay eroding trust in business, says MPs' report image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of April 2017 11:14:33 PM
....Committee chairman Iain Wright said recent scandals have exposed flaws. The report says faith in corporate governance has been shaken in the wake of scandals such as Sir Philip Green and the BHS pension fund. ...
Sir Philip 'favoured' Arcadia pension schemes over BHS image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of April 2017 07:20:55 PM
. Sir Philip Green has been "long favouring" the pension schemes of Arcadia over those of BHS, according to the chairman of the Commons Work and Pensions Committee, Frank Field. ...
Arcadia plan sees pension woe pile up for Philip Green image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 1st of April 2017 03:00:28 PM
. The pension scheme deficit at Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia Group has risen to nearly £1bn, which means another headache for the former BHS owner. ...
Topshop loses managing director to The White Company image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 29th of March 2017 11:21:38 AM
. Sir Philip Green's fashion chain, Topshop, is losing its trailblazing managing director Mary Homer to The White Company. ...
Sir Philip Green 'could get £15m refund from £363m BHS payout' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 06:30:06 AM
. Sir Philip Green is in line for a £15m refund from his £363m deal to rescue the BHS pensions scheme, Labour MP Frank Field has claimed. ...
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.... His wealth, which is largely held in Sports Direct shares, has roughly halved over the past two years as shares collapsed following the Guardian exposé of “Victorian workhouse”-style conditions in its distribution warehouses. Sir Philip Green and his wife, Tina, the owners of Arcadia, which owns Topshop and once owned BHS, also lost just over $1bn, with their fortune slumping to $4. ...
Unilever bids to heal shareholder rift amid 'garage sale' warnings image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of March 2017 01:46:15 PM
....But the company also remains committed to fending off any renewal of Kraft Heinz’s interest, which comes amid support from the former City minister Paul Myners. Lord Myners, who chaired Marks & Spencer when it fought off a bid from the BHS tycoon Sir Philip Green, upbraided the prime minister for not doing enough to “protect prize assets” in an editorial for the Sunday Telegraph. ...
Unilever is safe, but we need better defences against short-term capitalism image
.... This is no easy task. Sir Philip Green’s return to public life this week, via a 65th birthday party at the Dorchester hotel, was a modest affair befitting a reputation that is only just emerging from a solid Ratnering over the past 12 months. ...
Philip Green's lavish party for his 65th ends exile from social circuit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 16th of March 2017 08:27:49 PM
. The retail tycoon Sir Philip Green has ended his exile from the London social circuit with a lavish party at the Dorchester hotel to celebrate reaching retirement age. ...
Topshop owner to double contributions to plug pension deficit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 5th of March 2017 03:28:55 PM
. Sir Philip Green has agreed a deal to pump as much as £50m a year into the pension fund behind his fashion business, Arcadia, to plug a growing deficit, just days after reaching a settlement over the BHS pension scandal. ...
Budget 2017: Is G4S trying to bury its results on Wednesday? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 5th of March 2017 12:01:28 AM
.... The bank later admitted the move was “a mistake”. A better week for Sir Philip Green, who after seeming to finally “sort” the BHS pension problem hopes he might retain his precious knighthood. ...
Agent Provocateur founder brands Mike Ashley's purchase 'a stitch-up' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of March 2017 12:46:56 PM
.... Barclays was the biggest creditor. Corré said: “The pre-pack arrangement between 3i and Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct is a disgrace to British business up there with Sir Philip Green’s shocking behaviour over BHS. ...
Philip Green owes us BHS workers much more than ‘up to’ £363m | Grant Atterbury image
....In the nine months since I was made redundant after eight and half years working at BHS, much has been said about bringing those responsible to account but little has actually been done. It came as a surprise then when my Twitter feed burst into life with excited messages announcing that the disgraced former BHS owner Sir Philip Green had promised to pay £363m into the BHS pension scheme. ...
Dominic Chappell to fight legal action forcing him to pay BHS pensions image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of March 2017 06:44:02 PM
....Dominic Chappell, the last owner of BHS, has pledged to fight legal action by the Pensions Regulator designed to force him to pay millions of pounds into the failed retailer’s pension scheme, saying the black hole in the scheme was not his fault. The regulator has agreed a £363m cash settlement with Sir Philip Green to rescue the BHS pension scheme and halted legal proceedings against the billionaire. ...
Sir Philip Green's reputation 'still stained' despite BHS pension deal image
. Retail tycoon Sir Philip Green's £363m payment to the BHS pension scheme does not wipe away the stains from his reputation, a senior MP has said. ...
Sir Philip Green hasn't pushed the boat out with his BHS pensions deal | Nils Pratley image
. Do not run away with the idea that Sir Philip Green has suddenly been overcome by the spirit of generosity. ...
Sir Philip Green strikes BHS pension deal with regulator image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of February 2017 02:38:18 PM
. Sir Philip Green has agreed a £363m cash settlement with the Pensions Regulator to plug the gap in the BHS pension scheme. ...
Fraud case and falling share price take shine off Lloyds’s farewell to taxpayer image
.... It devoured deals even as others were pulling back, often in commercial property, and not just in the UK but in Ireland and Australia too, where among the more quirky investments that have been sold off is a 16-metre-high pineapple-shaped tourist attraction in Queensland. In the UK, Peter Cummings, who ran the Bank of Scotland corporate lending arm, had a list of clients that included Sir Philip Green during his ill-fated bid for Marks & Spencer in 2004. ...
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Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 03:18:04 PM
.... James Crosby, former chief executive of HBOS, the other great British banking disaster, gave his award back before he could suffer a similar fate. Sir Philip Green still has a gong (for now), but even if the Topshop owner eventually coughs up a few hundred million quid for the BHS pension fund, it’s hard to imagine it would be awarded today. ...
Well-paid bosses should not get knighthoods – says Sir Philip Hampton image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 24th of January 2017 06:22:08 PM
....Honours handed to company bosses have been in sharp focus in recent months. In October, MPs voted for Sir Philip Green to lose his knighthood after the collapse of department store of BHS – a symbolic move – while the bribery scandal at Rolls-Royce has sparked calls from Labour for the firm’s former chief executive Sir John Rose to lose his honour. ...
Calls for ex-Rolls-Royce CEO to lose knighthood after firm admits bribery image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of January 2017 07:48:18 PM
.... Before Goodwin was stripped of his knighthood, only convicted criminals or people struck off professional bodies had lost knighthoods. Questions have also been raised about Sir Philip Green’s knighthood, after the collapse of the BHS chain of shops. ...
BHS liquidator pores over details of   Green and Chappell property deals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 2nd of January 2017 04:16:53 PM
. The liquidators of BHS are conducting a detailed investigation into property transactions that took place during the regimes of Sir Philip Green and Dominic Chappell, including whether the directors of the retailer breached their duties. ...
Iain Wright, the MP bringing Mike Ashley and Sir Philip Green to book image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 30th of December 2016 07:00:26 AM
....“Do I have to have a beer with either of them?” asks Iain Wright, the chairman of the Commons’ business select committee, when quizzed about which, of the two billionaires he interrogated during 2016, he would choose to meet for a Christmas pint. “Do you know what? I think Mike Ashley would like a pint more than [Sir] Philip Green,” the Labour MP for Hartlepool says. ...
Philip Green, Vibrac and Riverdance: the mystery of Everton’s ‘shadow investor’ image
....Matheson then attempted to find out whether rumours that have been swirling around the blue half of Merseyside for more than a decade were actually true. “I understand that Sir Philip Green had something of a role as a shadow director at Everton, including having [the accountancy firm] PWC conducting an audit of the club and summoning the chief exec and the team manager to BHS headquarters to discuss transfer budgets,” he said. ...
Wonder why so many BHS workers are relying on charity? Here’s what we face | Grant Atterbury image
....Unlike the hundreds of families of ex-BHS workers who recently flooded the Fashion and Textile Children’s Trust (a charity set up in 1853 to support the families of hard-up workers, the appeal board of which was once chaired by Charles Dickens. Insert comical Ebenezer Scrooge/Philip Green comparison here) with requests for grants, I was able to find help close to home. ...
Brexit, strikes and pay revolts: the year in business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of December 2016 06:00:27 AM
....Even without the political turmoil, 2016 was a dramatic year for business leaders. The collapse of BHS led to intense pressure on Sir Philip Green and demands that he fill the £571m hole in the store chain’s pension fund, while Mike Ashley was summoned before MPs to explain the working practices the Guardian had exposed at Sport Direct’s Derbyshire warehouse. ...
BHS workers swamp Charles Dickens charity with help requests image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of December 2016 05:53:33 PM
....BHS is the biggest high street retailer to enter administration since the failure of Woolworths in 2008 with the shutters coming down on all of its 170 stores. The collapse of BHS and the implications for its workers and pensioners has damaged the reputation of its former owner Sir Philip Green, who is being pursued by the Pensions Regulator to resolve the £571m hole in the bust retailer’s pension scheme. ...
Philip Green demands Dominic Chappell pays into BHS pension deal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 26th of December 2016 03:16:29 PM
. Sir Philip Green wants the Pensions Regulator to force Dominic Chappell, the former owner of BHS, to put money into the failed retailer’s pension fund as part of any settlement to resolve the £571m deficit in the scheme. ...
Pensions Regulator needs stronger powers, MPs say image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 12:16:28 AM
....Specifically, it should intervene much earlier if a scheme is in trouble. "It is difficult to imagine the Pensions Regulator would still be having to negotiate with Sir Philip Green [former owner of BHS] if he had been facing a bill of £1bn, rather than £350m," said Frank Field, who chairs the committee. ...
Lloyds's MBNA deal: good for the bank, bad for competition | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 12:01:02 AM
.... One of these years, though, Lloyds’ dominance will come to be seen as a real problem. Make no mistake: Sir Philip Green remains responsible for the deficit in the BHS pension funds, which stood at £571m at the last count. ...
Sir Philip Green could face £1bn BHS fine under MPs' plan image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 12:00:02 AM
. Sir Philip Green may have to pay £1bn to resolve the problems facing the BHS pension scheme under proposals tabled by MPs. ...
Pensions Regulator fires BHS warning shot with £255m Coats Group deal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 16th of December 2016 05:47:42 PM
. The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has fired a warning shot at Sir Philip Green by agreeing its biggest ever settlement with a private company in a case with similarities to BHS. ...
Italian banks are living on borrowed time … and money image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 13th of December 2016 08:30:32 PM
....One of Robert Swannell’s contributions to Marks & Spencer is secure for all time. In 2004, as a supremely well-connected City investment banker, he led the advisory team that helped save M&S from Sir Philip Green’s attempted takeover. ...
BHS placed into liquidation after pressure from biggest creditor image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of December 2016 05:20:38 PM
.... BHS’s scheme had a deficit of as much as £571m at the time of the retailer’s collapse in April this year. “This is another milestone in the collapse of BHS that Sir Philip Green sailed away from,” said Field. ...
Tories' corporate reform proposals a far cry from May's radical pledge image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of November 2016 06:38:40 PM
....Prospects look brighter for pay ratios in the sense that the “pro” arguments received more space than the “cons”. And large private companies will be brought into parts of the governance fold, a reform that looks entirely sensible given what we’ve learned about BHS and Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia in recent months. ...
Petition urges Philip Green to tackle BHS pension deficit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of November 2016 06:00:40 AM
. Former BHS workers and trade union representatives are to descend on the headquarters of Sir Philip Green’s retail business in an attempt to force him to fill the £571m deficit in the collapsed department store chain’s pension scheme. ...
Big football clubs take on Facebook with new social media network image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 28th of November 2016 12:01:14 AM
....The company would not reveal the shareholder structure, but senior executives of seven clubs – PSG, Bayern Munich, Liverpool, Manchester City, Arsenal, Juventus and Chelsea – are listed as directors, according to filings at Companies House. Sir Philip Green’s family is also a minority shareholder, a spokesman for the company confirmed. ...
OK, no workers in the boardroom: but May must be strong on executive pay image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 27th of November 2016 07:00:53 AM
.... Higher-rate relief is an illogical privilege the country can no longer afford. A year ago, Sir Philip Green warned of fierce high street competition as he reported a fall in underlying sales at his Arcadia retail empire. ...
Staff at Topshop online depot announce Cyber Monday strike image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 23rd of November 2016 12:42:50 PM
. Workers at a Topshop online distribution depot have announced plans to strike on Cyber Monday, one of the busiest trading days of the year, in a fresh blow to Sir Philip Green. ...
Sir Philip Green's yacht and other assets could be seized, says regulator image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 23rd of November 2016 12:35:19 PM
. Sir Philip Green’s assets, including his £100m superyacht, could be seized by the courts if he refuses to comply with a legal demand to cover the £571m deficit in the BHS pension scheme, the chief executive of the Pensions Regulator (TPR) has said. ...
MP asks if Sir Philip Green’s yacht could be seized in BHS row image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 23rd of November 2016 08:03:23 AM
. MPs have raised the prospect that Sir Philip Green’s multimillion-pound superyacht and other assets could be seized to help plug the hole in the BHS pension fund. ...
BHS pension: Frank Field asks if Philip Green's assets can be seized image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of November 2016 10:13:23 PM
. The chairman of a committee probing the collapse of BHS has asked the Pensions Regulator whether assets can be seized from former owner Sir Philip Green. ...
Pensions Regulator demands information from Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of November 2016 07:46:56 PM
. The Pensions Regulator has expanded its examination of Sir Philip Green’s business empire by demanding information from Arcadia – the owner of Topshop, Dorothy Perkins and Miss Selfridge – about the state of its pension scheme. ...
Michael Sherwood quits Goldman Sachs role image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 21st of November 2016 03:31:31 PM
.... The bank is proud of its work behind the scenes in securing deals and offering advice to governments and big businesses. But Goldman was forced to talk about its relationship with Sir Philip Green when he was selling BHS. ...
May obscures workers-in-boardrooms U-turn with verbal gymnastics image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 21st of November 2016 02:51:29 PM
.... The complexities of Brexit seem to have bred timidity elsewhere in government, just as critics predicted. Goldman Sachs was heavily criticised by MPs in the summer for adding “lustre” to the “otherwise questionable process” whereby Sir Philip Green sold BHS for £1 to a three-time bankrupt. ...
Tesco chief warns brands not to make UK shoppers pay for weak pound image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of November 2016 06:49:32 PM
.... Finance director Alan Stewart said an initial 28 stores has been identified for projects that could lead to developers building flats over stores and excess car park space turned into new residential or business premises. The chain also plans tie-ins with Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia group, potentially opening dozens more concessions for its Dorothy Perkins, Burton, Evans and Wallis chains inside its supermarkets. ...
Tesco may open dozens more Arcadia fashion concessions in its stores image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of November 2016 04:27:24 PM
. Tesco is to deepen its relationship with Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia group, potentially opening dozens more concessions for its Dorothy Perkins, Burton, Evans and Wallis chains in supermarkets. ...
Former BHS owner Chappell arrested for 'unpaid tax bill' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 13th of November 2016 10:08:17 PM
....Mr Chappell's company, Swiss Rock, was paid at least £1. 6m by BHS following his controversial purchase of BHS from Sir Philip Green. ...
BHS scandal: Dominic Chappell arrested amid tax investigation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 13th of November 2016 11:08:49 AM
....BHS collapsed into administration in April, leading to 11,000 job losses and leaving a £571m pension deficit. Chappell, a former bankrupt with no retail experience, bought BHS for £1 in March 2015 from Sir Philip Green through Retail Acquisitions, a consortium of which he owned 90%. ...
Donald Trump has plenty of economic issues to hit before he gets to the UK image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 13th of November 2016 07:00:12 AM
.... Rowe must surely follow the success of the food business and make M&S clothing more aspirational. There is more in common between Sir Philip Green, Mike Ashley and Donald Trump than their body shapes and wealth. ...
Pensions Regulator seeks 'multiples of £1m' from Chappell over BHS image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of November 2016 07:43:58 PM
....Sources close to the situation say warning notices sent by the regulator to Chappell and his company show it wants to receive “multiples of £1m”. The regulator has started legal proceedings against the former BHS owners Chappell and Sir Philip Green in an attempt to fill the pension deficit. ...
Equal pay is still far-off for Britain, where the gender gap narrows at a glacial pace image
....Five months ago, this newspaper wrote that the BHS scandal was not about the failure of capitalism but the failure of people to recognise their basic moral duties. Last week, as the Pensions Regulator started formal legal proceedings against Sir Philip Green and Dominic Chappell, the former owners of BHS, that statement is as pertinent as ever. ...
BHS pension deal 'could be struck by Christmas' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 4th of November 2016 02:49:40 AM
. Sir Philip Green and pension regulators could reach a deal over the BHS scheme within weeks, the BBC understands. ...
Philip Green's plan for BHS pension falls short by £100m image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of November 2016 09:08:35 PM
. Sir Philip Green is offering £100m less than the Pension Regulator is seeking to plug a gap in the BHS pension scheme. ...
Green 'moves towards BHS pension deal' ahead of knighthood debate image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 20th of October 2016 12:12:49 AM
. Former BHS owner Sir Philip Green will meet the pensions regulator by the end of the week to try to secure a deal over the collapsed retailer's pension fund, the BBC has learned. ...
Sir Philip Green 'sad and sorry for BHS hardship' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of October 2016 12:00:25 PM
. Sir Philip Green has said he is "sad and very sorry" for the hardship caused by the BHS collapse and that he still wants to sort out the pension deficit. ...
MPs to vote on stripping Sir Philip Green's knighthood image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 13th of October 2016 03:41:24 PM
. MPs are set to vote on whether Sir Philip Green should be stripped of his knighthood, BBC Newsnight has learned. ...
Pensions regulator wants more powers to protect workers image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of October 2016 12:03:09 AM
.... . The retail group went into administration shortly after being sold for £1 by former owner Sir Philip Green. ...
Arcadia paid £2m to favoured BHS staff image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 10th of October 2016 04:57:54 PM
. Sir Philip Green's Arcadia made special payments to favoured BHS staff, a BBC investigation has discovered. ...

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