Investor anger rises over pension pay and bonus bumps at Lloyds and Centrica

Two well-remunerated FTSE 100 bosses will be in the spotlight this week as a mood of rebellion grows among shareholdersIt is bad enough being responsible for slumping customer numbers and rising bills at British Gas, but Centrica’s boss, Iain Conn, now…

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A bonus for Centrica boss after a credit rating downgrade, really?

Dividend appears ready for the chop, which implies the same for Iain Conn at British Gas ownerHere’s a share price that hasn’t been glimpsed this century: Centrica, owner of British Gas, stands below 100p. Thursday’s ex-dividend date finally pushed the…

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MPs demand Lloyds justifies ‘cash paid to CEO in lieu of pension’

Bank told payments to António Horta-Osório contravene trade body guidelines and City codeMPs have stepped up the pressure on Lloyds Banking Group over excessive pensions for senior staff, demanding the lender justify hefty payments to its chief executi…

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Disney heir on CEO’s $66m pay: ‘No one on the freaking planet is worth that’

Abigail Disney condemns family firm for spouting ‘neoliberal claptrap’ and derides Amazon’s Jeff Bezos: ‘It is possible to say no to money’Abigail Disney has one of the world’s most recognizable names. But this week she became a thorn in her famous fam…

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