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UK: review the Voluntary Code of Conduct for the board appointment search process
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 11 2013

Business Secretary, Vince Cable, has announced that Charlotte Sweeney is to review the Voluntary Code of Conduct that the executive search industry


Quoted companies to be required to report on 'diversity in the board and beyond'
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 22 2012

The government, through the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), published last week draft regulations which will require all large and medium sized companies to produce a new 'Strategic Review' as part of their annual report, similar to the current Business Review but with some significant changes


Board diversity: Davies Report recommends targets
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 4 2011

The Davies Report on how to increase the proportion of women on boards has been published


Financial institution bonuses: EU rules impose tough new restrictions
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 9 2010

The European Parliament recently approved tough new rules on bonuses paid to staff within credit institutions and investment firms, which must be implemented at national level by 1 January 2011


FSA publishes feedback on extension of FSA remuneration policies to other FSA-authorised firms
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 9 2009

With all eyes focused on today's Pre-Budget Report, it is worth noting that the FSA has published a feedback statement (FS0905) on whether to extend its code on remuneration policies beyond large banks, building societies and broker dealers to other FSA-authorised firms


Changing faces: planning for succession in developing businesses
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 29 2009

Recent events suggest that the evolution of the asset management industry and, in particular, hedge fund and private equity firms, is approaching a key phase of development


FSA publishes remuneration policy statement
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 19 2009

Following completion of its consultation on proposals to implement a code of practice on remuneration policies, the FSA has published the responses received and the decisions that it has taken on the application of the Code


Reforming remuneration practices in financial services: the FSA's consultation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 30 2009

The FSA's consultation paper CP0910, entitled "Reforming remuneration practices in financial services", made its appearance in the wake of the publication of the Turner Review and associated discussion paper this month


Remuneration: draft FSA code of practice
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 6 2009

The FSA has published a draft code of practice on remuneration policies relevant to all FSA regulated firms


Andrew Taggart
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP