Treasury has announced a review by Sir David Walker of the corporate governance of UK banks. The review will report to Treasury and BERR with preliminary conclusions in the autumn and final conclusions by the end of the year. It will look at:  

  • board management of risk;
  • incentives to manage risk in bank remuneration policies;
  • competencies bank boards need;
  • board practices and structures; and
  • the role of institutional shareholders.