The latest news and views from the High Pay Centre.
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.
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.
3 Aug 2017: Political pressure, public disapproval and campaigning all combined to restrain pay at the top in 2016. But what next?
17 Feb 2017: Reform of pay and governance structures matter to all employees. We are pleased to make a joint submission with the CIPD
31 Oct 2016: There could not be a better time to discuss corporate governance reform or remember one of the leading proponents of change
Since 1 January 2018 the average FTSE 100 CEO has earned:
Income inequality in the UK
Wealth inequality in the UK
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- HPC response to consultation on the Wates Principles for the governance of privately-owned companies
Large private companies should be subject to the same high standards of stakeholder engagement as publicly-listed counterparts