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The latest news and views from the High Pay Centre.


Initial response to FRC consultation

5 Dec 2017: A welcome and necessary tightening up - and sharpening up - of the combined code. Businesses will have to take note and act

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Sir Vince Cable to give second Gavron Memorial Lecture Monday 27th Nov

1 Nov 2017: To attend please email info@highpaycentre.org

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Sir Vince Cable to give second Gavron Memorial Lecture

17 Oct 2017: Good news - Sir Vince will speak at the IoD's Pall Mall HQ in late November at our second Gavron Memorial Lecture

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Back to school - September update

8 Sep 2017: It has been an interesting summer...

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Getting the story straight: university chairs’ attempts to deal with Adonis probe in public domain

24 Aug 2017: As the pressure mounts on universities to explain excessive vice-chancellor salaries, the Committee of University Chairs' (CUC) response has been revealed. The text of a recent email is published here.

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Lord Adonis probes university governors on their approach to top pay

21 Aug 2017: Andrew (Lord) Adonis is keeping the pressure up on the universities sector as he questions some excessive vice-chancellor and other top salaries. Here is the text of a letter he has just sent out.

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Reality Bites - average FTSE100 CEO pay package down 17% on previous year

3 Aug 2017: Political pressure, public disapproval and campaigning all combined to restrain pay at the top in 2016. But what next?

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A government which has lost its purpose

21 Jun 2017: High Pay Centre response to the Queen’s Speech – 21 June 2017

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Welcome common sense on pay ratios

18 May 2017: High Pay Centre statement on the Conservative party manifesto

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Election 2017: statement on Labour manifesto

16 May 2017: The Labour Party is proposing an "Excessive Pay Levy" on businesses offering very large salaries

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Joint HPC/CIPD response to government corporate governance green paper

17 Feb 2017: Reform of pay and governance structures matter to all employees. We are pleased to make a joint submission with the CIPD

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Fat Cat Wednesday 2017

4 Jan 2017: Welcome back to work. FTSE100 bosses will have already clocked up an average annual UK salary by lunchtime today.

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Meet the new boss, same as the old boss?

21 Nov 2016: Backing off from a commitment when the going gets tough makes you more of a David Brent than a Maggie T

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Bob Gavron Memorial Lecture, Monday 28th November 2016

31 Oct 2016: There could not be a better time to discuss corporate governance reform or remember one of the leading proponents of change

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Responsible Capitalism

17 Sep 2016: Some timely thoughts from Con Keating

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