The following Corporate practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
This Resource Note outlines the main provisions of Section 5 of the UK Corporate Governance Code (UKCG Code), on ‘Remuneration’, and highlights relevant third party materials, guidance, commentary and analysis, as well as resources, to give practical guidance on its application.
Materials covered in this Resource Note include:
the Financial Reporting Council (FRC)'s 2018 Guidance on Board Effectiveness
the Investment Association (IA)'s Principles of Remuneration (November 2020)
various guidance issued by the Chartered Governance Institute (formerly known as ICSA: The Governance Institute) (CGI)
the 2020 United Kingdom and Ireland Proxy Voting Guidelines published by Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS)
the Stewardship Guide and Voting Guidelines 2020 published by the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA)
the UK Shareowner Voting Guidelines, published by Pensions Investment Research Consultants Ltd (PIRC), available from PIRC's website
the Local Authority Pension Fund Forum (LAPFF)'s Expectations for Executive Pay (March 2013) (available from LAPFF’s website)
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Section 5—Setting the scene
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