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. Saudi Arabia's King Salman has reinstated bonuses and special allowances for civil servants and military personnel that had been cut last September as part of austerity measures when oil revenues were low. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
Sunday 23rd of April 2017 06:39:53 AM
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....Next has slashed its chief executive's pay package by more than half after the retailer's profits fell for the first time in eight years. Lord Wolfson's total pay, which includes big bonuses, has been cut from £4. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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....While the construction workers preparing the site now are paid about £45,000 on average, not all are happy. Unions raised the threat of delays amid a dispute over bonuses between unions and EDF’s main civil contractor, the French-British consortium Bylor. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... The free marketeers have a point, but not many are listening at the moment. One thing Jes Staley, boss of Barclays, should do when the bank announces quarterly results on Friday is to make it clear that he will refuse a bonus for 2017. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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. Next boss Lord Wolfson has missed out on his annual bonus for the first time in 18 years amid tough times on the British high street. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... Who paid the price? The people on main street. The bankers were helping themselves to big bonuses within a couple of years. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....15%, the Bank of Cyprus’s rate of 1. 05% relies on a bonus – a variable underlying rate of 0. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Saudi Arabia's King Salman reverses public sector pay cuts image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of April 2017 06:39:53 AM
. Saudi Arabia's King Salman has reinstated bonuses and special allowances for civil servants and military personnel that had been cut last September as part of austerity measures when oil revenues were low. ...
Reactor goes here ... the £18bn Hinkley Point C starts to take shape image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 21st of April 2017 01:05:27 PM
....While the construction workers preparing the site now are paid about £45,000 on average, not all are happy. Unions raised the threat of delays amid a dispute over bonuses between unions and EDF’s main civil contractor, the French-British consortium Bylor. ...
Bank of Cyprus UK launches competitive online account paying 1.05% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 20th of April 2017 12:15:27 PM
....15%, the Bank of Cyprus’s rate of 1. 05% relies on a bonus – a variable underlying rate of 0. ...
Next slashes Wolfson's pay by half after profits slide image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 06:35:51 PM
....Next has slashed its chief executive's pay package by more than half after the retailer's profits fell for the first time in eight years. Lord Wolfson's total pay, which includes big bonuses, has been cut from £4. ...
Next boss misses out on annual bonus for first time in 18 years image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 04:15:22 PM
. Next boss Lord Wolfson has missed out on his annual bonus for the first time in 18 years amid tough times on the British high street. ...
Should you resist Lisa … out to lure you into saving for a property or retirement? image
....It’s a savings account that enables you to save up to £4,000 a year without paying tax on the money you put away. You also benefit from a government bonus of 25% of everything you save, ie up to £1,000 a year. ...
United Airlines shows why it's time to deplane corporate-speak image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of April 2017 05:59:23 AM
....They failed, but eventually their antics were flagged to the Barclays board by a different whistleblower. Staley now faces a significant cut to his bonus, and worse could follow. ...
Music industry goes to war with YouTube image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of April 2017 03:00:05 PM
.... It claims it is generating money from “light” users who would never subscribe to a paid-for music service, so this is money labels and artists would not otherwise see. It also says it is capturing money from identifying and putting ads around fan uploads, which now account for half of the industry’s YouTube revenue, and is a bonus. ...
Credit Suisse bosses slash bonuses 40 percent image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 14th of April 2017 03:10:01 PM
. Credit Suisse bosses have cut their bonuses by 40% in the hope of avoiding an embarrassing protest by shareholders and politicians at the bank’s annual meeting. ...
Credit Suisse bosses offer to cut their own bonuses by 40% image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 14th of April 2017 01:30:19 AM
. Credit Suisse chief executive Tidjane Thiam and the bank's board of directors have offered to cut their own bonuses by 40% ahead of its annual meeting. ...
Drax investors rebel on bosses' pay image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 13th of April 2017 04:07:48 PM
. A third of investors in Drax have voted against its remuneration report after its finance chief was awarded a bonus of almost £500,000. ...
Can I use my help-to-buy Isa to buy a property with my brother? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 13th of April 2017 06:00:19 AM
.... PJ. A It is a key requirement of the help-to-buy Isa that to qualify for the 25% bonus that the government adds to your Isa savings when you buy a property, you must live in it. ...
How Uber conquers a city in seven steps image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 03:19:57 PM
....Uber plays by its own rules – shortchanging drivers, dodging local taxes and hiding behind expensive lawyers. There’s no Uber without a critical mass of drivers, so the company offers $1,000 sign-up and referral bonuses to lure them away from legacy taxi firms. ...
UK wage growth slows as higher inflation starts to bite image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 08:39:51 AM
....56 million in the three months to February, said the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Average weekly earnings including bonuses increased by 2. ...
Inflation rates puts squeeze on savers as UK is in the midst of a 'silent savings crisis' image
....”. However, savers aged between 18 and 39 may prefer the Lifetime Isa, which offers a 25 per cent bonus to those saving for a first property deposit or retirement, worth £1,000 on the maximum £4,000 investment, Cox said. ...
The early bird Isa investor catches the best returns image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 12:01:00 AM
....Early bird investors should also wake up to the benefits of the new Lifetime Isa, or Lisa, says Nick Onslow, chartered financial planner at Russell Ulyatt Financial Services. This is open for those aged between 18 and 39, offering a Government-funded 25 per cent bonus as an incentive to save a deposit for their first home, or set money aside for retirement. ...
Barclays whistleblower case sparks calls for more protection image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of April 2017 11:59:31 AM
....However, one employment lawyer said Barclays’ refusal to sack Staley undermined its approach to whistleblowers. Barclays has said it will send Staley a formal written reprimand and cut his bonus but also backed him to continue as chief executive. ...
Under-fire Barclays chief is probably guilty of behaving like a chump image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 10th of April 2017 11:01:12 PM
. We know that Barclays chief executive Jes Staley committed a “serious offence” when he tried to unmask a whistleblower, and that the poor thing will now have to get by on just his basic salary of nearly £10,000 a day when his bonus is slashed as punishment. ...
Southern rail boss paid £495,000 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 10th of April 2017 10:09:03 AM
....”. David Brown, the chief executive of Go-Ahead, the parent company of Govia Thameslink, refused an annual bonus and pay increase in September given the disruption on the network. ...
Barclays boss used bank's security team to hunt for whistleblower image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 10th of April 2017 09:06:17 AM
....Barclays said that its internal investigation led by law firm Simmons & Simmons had concluded that Staley acted “honestly but mistakenly” in trying to track down the authors of the letters. However, Barclays admitted it was a “serious” offence that would lead to its chief executive receiving a formal written reprimand and a “very significant” cut to his bonus. ...
City regulators investigate Barclays boss Jes Staley image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 10th of April 2017 06:32:38 AM
. Jes Staley, the chief executive of Barclays, could lose his annual bonus after two regulators opened an investigation into his conduct in a whistleblowing case. ...
Unilever bins Flora – but butters up its shareholders | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 06:21:41 PM
....She’s probably done enough to prevent embarrassment this year. In a better (but not good) year for BP, Dudley is getting 40% less, in part because the pay committee remembered it is allowed to use discretion to tweak bonuses. ...
Gender pay gap image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 11:50:56 AM
....Some have already volunteered the information - with Schroders fund managers taking the plunge as the first FTSE100 company to go public. The group revealed that fixed pay for its female staff was 33% lower on average than for their male staff, while there was a bonus gap of 66%. ...
BP slashes 2016 pay for boss Dudley image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 10:29:51 AM
.... They include:. The new bonus scheme will be voted on by shareholders at the annual general meeting on 17 May. ...
Lifetime ISA available NOW – 12 myths about the new Lifetime ISA image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 09:37:00 AM
.... . Savers will receive a government bonus of 25% on any savings put into their account. ...
Gender pay gaps must be declared by UK companies image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 10:57:09 PM
....Women and Equalities minister Justine Greening said "helping women to reach their full potential isn't only the right thing to do, it makes good economic sense". Public, private and voluntary sector firms are now all required to disclose average pay for men and women, including any bonuses. ...
Banks and building societies snub Lifetime Isa launch image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 10:57:02 PM
....One of them - Hargreaves Lansdown - said 1,000 accounts had been opened by mid-day on Thursday. The savings product was the brainchild of former Chancellor George Osborne, and offers savers a 25% annual bonus. ...
Deliveroo accused of 'creating vocabulary' to avoid calling couriers employees image
....Do say: Fee per delivery, eg: “The fee-per-delivery payment system has been designed to allow you to maximise your fees with complete flexibility. ” Don’t say: Piece rate/delivery bonus/delivery rate/drop fee, eg: “Working on a piece rate allows you to earn more at busy times. ...
Should we legislate against the gender pay gap? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 01:25:35 PM
....Certainly, the government is making moves to tackle the issue. From Thursday, UK employers with more than 250 staff will be required by law to collect data so they can publish their gender pay gap, gender bonus gap and the number of women and men who get a bonus. ...
Lifetime ISA: Everything you need to know about the new LISA savings account  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 12:55:00 PM
. The state-backed scheme aims to help people save for a home or life after work by providing a 25 per cent bonus on cash in the account. ...
Bovis rejects Galliford Try bid – but hires rival's ex-boss as its new chief image
....1m. It includes an annual salary of £650,000; an annual bonus of up to 100% of salary in shares, deferred for three years; a long-term share incentive plan of up to 200% of salary for each of the first two years and 150% of salary thereafter and a one-off share award of up to 100% of salary to recompense Fitzgerald for relinquishing management of certain investments to take up his new role. ...
New Isa offers free cash deal to young savers image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 07:58:00 AM
. The Lifetime Isa launches on Thursday April 6, offering those aged between 18 and 39 a generous Government-funded bonus to help them save for their first property or retirement. ...
Boardroom pay: Theresa May must act to curb the excesses | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of April 2017 06:32:04 AM
....5m came from LTIPs, according to the committee’s report. As with annual bonuses, an executive now has to fail spectacularly to be awarded nothing. ...
Reckitt Benckiser confirms review of food business image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 3rd of April 2017 07:27:52 AM
.... . Earlier this year, some shareholders had suggested that Mr Kapoor had pursued the Mead Johnson tie-up to ensure he hit lucrative bonus targets. ...
UK's gender pay rankings will put discrimination under spotlight image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of April 2017 12:16:22 PM
.... So this week, possibly tired of waiting for change, it is shaking things up. From Thursday, employers with more than 250 staff will be required by law to collect data so they can publish their gender pay gap, gender bonus gap and a breakdown of how many women and men get a bonus. ...
Congested, polluted and with car jobs at risk, Stuttgart reaches a crossroads image
....For the three young Porsche technicians joshing around in their tea break outside one of the carmaker’s assembly lines in Stuttgart, life seemed good last week. Like all the company’s 20,000 employees, they had just been given a bonus of €9,100 (£7,735); sales and profits were soaring; Porsche was investing €1bn in new models; and, in the sparkling southern German spring sunshine, their future as skilled craftsmen looked secure, well rewarded and full of promise. ...
Two million workers receive 4% pay rise image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 31st of March 2017 09:17:02 PM
.... Earlier this week, the NHS pay review body recommended a 1% pay rise in line with the government's restriction on public sector pay. The latest official statistics showed that rising average regular pay, before bonuses, matches the inflation rate, at 2. ...
Lifetime ISA 2017: Seven reasons to transfer money from Help to Buy ISA to Lifetime ISA image
.... . Lifetime ISA holders, who are either saving for retirement or their first home, will also receive a government bonus of 25% on any savings put into their account. ...
Reckitt Benckiser slashes boss's pay by 40% image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 31st of March 2017 02:22:16 PM
....Earlier this year, some shareholders suggested Mr Kapoor had pursued the £14. 2bn tie-up to ensure he hit lucrative bonus targets. ...
Nurofen maker Reckitt Benckiser slashes chief's pay by 40% – to £14m image
....British consumer goods maker Reckitt Benckiser Group has cut the 2016 pay of its chief executive, Rakesh Kapoor, by 39%, as it seeks to shore up investor confidence following a safety scandal in South Korea that hurt its performance. The maker of painkiller Nurofen, Dettol cleaning products, Durex condoms and Scholl footcare products said Kapoor, Britain’s third highest paid chief executive in 2015, would not receive an annual bonus for 2016, and that the share awards for his long-term incentive plan would be reduced by half. ...
GSK's Emma Walmsley steps into Andrew Witty's shoes image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 30th of March 2017 10:59:54 PM
New John Lewis boss warns of further job cuts and price rises image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 30th of March 2017 05:11:10 PM
....As part of its efforts to modernise and keep customers coming into stores rather than just shopping from their sofas, Nickolds said the chain would be providing more services – from beauty salons to an appointment system for customers to consult with expert store staff about potential purchases. Nickolds said the company would not be using more agency workers rather than directly employed staff – who are called partners and who share in an annual profit-related bonus and get a range of other benefits, including access to John Lewis-owned holiday homes. ...
Lifetime ISA providers: Switch from Help To Buy to save for a home with new LISA accounts image
. The new ISA, launched at the beginning of the 2017/2018 tax year, offers a generous 25 per cent bonus towards a first home. ...
'Bond King' Bill Gross settles Pimco feud for $81m image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 27th of March 2017 10:01:31 PM
....Mr Gross, a Pimco co-founder, had been suing the firm for at least $200m, which he claims he lost after being forced to leave. He had claimed he was forced out so that his colleagues could get his share of the bonus. ...
The death of the mortgage salesman is unfortunately premature image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 25th of March 2017 07:00:03 AM
....35%-0. 4% of the sum borrowed, which means bonuses all round as house prices (and mortgage sizes) have gone up. ...
Pearson boss sees pay boost despite firm's struggles image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 04:28:38 PM
....John Fallon made £1. 5m in 2016, including a £343,000 bonus, as the company hit certain performance measures. ...
Deutsche Bank commits to new London office image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 09:49:11 AM
....5bn) to bolster its finances. On Tuesday, it was revealed that the bank had cut its bonuses by more than three-quarters last year, to 0. ...
New broom image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 12:07:35 AM
.... The higher you finish in the World Championship, the more money you get. But some teams get extra bonuses, irrespective of how well they perform. ...
Crest Nicholson to pay bonuses despite shareholder revolt image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of March 2017 07:10:32 PM
....More than 58% of votes cast by shareholders at Crest Nicholson’s annual meeting on Thursday were against the pay deal. The housebuilder said after the meeting that it still planned to pay out the controversial bonuses at the centre of the pay row. ...
New Nationwide deal for parents to raise cash from their home to help their children image
....". Rachel Springall, a spokeswoman for financial website Moneyfacts, said: "At a time when house prices continue to rise, borrowers pay out on eye-watering rent and their savings don't reach very far, any kind of assistance to help struggling first-time buyers get on to the property ladder will be a bonus. ...
Boss of British Gas owner gets 40% pay rise as millions live in fuel poverty image
.... He also received a recruitment award last year of £632,000. His annual cash bonus rose by £178,000 to £759,000, but his £925,000 salary remained frozen. ...
Bosses' incomes are 386 times higher than Living Wage image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of March 2017 01:21:15 PM
....The charity found the company with the biggest pay gap was WPP. Its chief executive, Sir Martin Sorrell, earned £70m in pay, bonuses and share plans in 2015 - 5,154 times more than someone on the living wage and 2,550 times higher than those on the UK average wage. ...
Eight tax changes savers should watch out for from April 2017 image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 01:47:00 PM
.... . Mr Cox said: You can save up to £4,000 per year in cash, or invest it over the longer term into stock market if you prefer, and receive a 25% bonus from the government. ...
Waitrose axes free coffee for shoppers – unless they buy something first image
....The change is the latest example of belt-tightening by the grocer, which is part of the employee-owned John Lewis Partnership. Earlier this month the company slashed its staff bonus to just 6% of salary, the lowest level since the 1950s, despite a 21% rise in pre-tax profits. ...
Carney: Bank of England deputy should not have quit for 'honest mistake' image
.... There were consequences for her compensation. While she couldn’t forfeit a bonus, as Bank of England governors cannot receive one, she waived her salary increase this year,” said Carney. ...
Deutsche Bank cuts staff bonuses image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 20th of March 2017 09:25:46 AM
. German banking giant Deutsche Bank cut its bonuses by more than three-quarters last year, its annual report and accounts show. ...
British firms warned over new wave of pay revolts at AGMs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of March 2017 12:59:57 PM
....The Investment Association – whose members manage £5. 7tn of savings and investments – is ready to pounce on overly complex bonus deals and payouts that are not linked to performance. ...
Five-minute guide to…The resurgence of first-time buyers image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 19th of March 2017 12:01:00 AM
....ONCE IN A LIFETIME. From April 6, first-time buyers will get Government support from the new Lifetime Isa (Lisa), which will pay a bonus to those aged between 18 and 39 who set money aside for their first property. ...
Household incomes crept up last year, DWP figures show image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 16th of March 2017 11:20:14 AM
....Official figures published on Wednesday showed that wage growth had slowed to 2. 3% (excluding bonuses) in the three months to the end of January, from 2. ...
UK unemployment falls to joint lowest rate since 1975 but wages stall image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of March 2017 11:27:55 AM
....Workers suffered a fall in real pay for the first time in more than two years in January as inflation outpaced wage growth, underlining the fresh squeeze in living standards facing UK households. Total pay including bonuses was up 1. ...
Sports Direct calls executive pay report 'fake news' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of March 2017 09:59:54 AM
....It says a PIRC (Pensions & Investment Research Consultants) report wrongly states the firm has a chief executive-to-average-employee pay ratio of 400:1. The retailer says the PIRC figures include a bonus that was never paid, and a "true ratio" would be about 9:1. ...
New GlaxoSmithKline chief to earn 25% less than her predecessor image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 07:04:51 PM
....”. According to the annual report, her pay consists of four pay components: a £1m basic salary, which is 10% lower than Witty’s; 20% of her salary paid into her pension, which GSK says is “significantly lower” than Witty, who has a more generous defined benefit arrangement; an annual bonus worth up to 100% of her salary, or 200% in exceptional circumstances – less than the 125% of salary that Witty could have achieved; and a long-term incentive plan award of shares worth up to 550% of her salary, less than the 700% grant that Witty could have received. ...
Channel 4 chief executive David Abraham to stand down image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 03:30:33 PM
....”. The broadcaster’s top executives, including Abraham, received near-maximum bonuses for 2015 (the most recent figures available) after increasing the flagship Channel 4’s audience share for the first time in a decade. ...
‘To fly, to starve’ – BA cabin crew deserve better | Letter image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 13th of March 2017 05:38:47 PM
....Fast forward to 2017 and this “mixed fleet”, numbering over 4,000, is now in dispute (Report, 15 February), seeking more than the paltry increase (calculated at 6p an hour on trips) offered by BA on basic pay of £12,192 or £16,000 with allowances. In an amplified reprise of the events of 2009-11, BA is refusing to negotiate through Acas, in this case with Unite (the union for “mixed fleet”), having threatened to remove bonuses for 2016 and 2017 and banned staff travel concessions, while the crew have been compelled to take strike action, amounting to as many as 26 days. ...
Anglo American caps bonus payouts after shareholder revolt image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 13th of March 2017 05:16:47 PM
. Mining company Anglo American is attempting to head off a fresh row over executive pay by capping the size of bonus payouts in the face of sharp movements in its share price. ...
Savers and Pensions: How the Chancellor's spring BUDGET plans can affect you  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 12th of March 2017 03:23:00 PM
....This will give those aged between 18 and 39 a generous incentive to save for their first home or retirement. They can save up to £4,000 a year and claim a 25 per cent bonus of up to £1,000 on top, which gives them a maximum contribution of £5,000. ...
Shell’s sale of dirty tar sands assets cleans up debt and spruces image image
....”. Shell confirmed last week that it would tie 10% of executives’ bonuses to management of greenhouse gas emissions, although the company has not said what those carbon targets are. ...
Forget the fuss – bumper paydays go on for UK's best-paid boss Sorrell | Nils Pratley image
....Thus the cycle was allowed to complete its turn, and the value to Sorrell can now be seen. In total, he has received £210m in pay, bonuses and awards in the past five years, with Leap doing most of the work. ...

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