a minority of CEOs have seen their pay cut during the pandemic

Fewer than half of the CEOs of major UK companies have faced pay cuts during the pandemic, despite widespread use of government aid and as many workers lose their jobs or see their pay cut. Read alsoStellantis: boss Carlos Tavares’ salary disputed According to a survey by the High Pay Centre, a British think tank, … Read more

The city finances twice as much CO2 as the UK emits, NGOs denounce

The carbon emissions financed by banks and asset managers in the UK are almost double that of the country, according to a study by WWF and Greenpeace on Tuesday, which calls on London to demand more effort from the sector. †The financial sector will play a critical role in determining whether the world will successfully … Read more

FTSE-100 executive pay down

CEO pay has fallen this year in the FTSE-100, the stock market index of London’s largest publicly traded companies, according to a survey by consultancy PwC on Monday. Read alsoAre net wages “much lower” in France than elsewhere? Now that the season for shareholders’ meetings, which validate compensation plans, has come to an end, PwC … Read more

half of the country’s children live in families where essential costs are sacrificed

According to a survey published Monday, nearly half of children in the UK live in families who have to make sacrifices in their essential expenses, including food and clothing. “By April (next) a third of households – 23.4 million people – will be under budget, averaging £8,600 (more than £10,200) to cover living expenses” each … Read more