Companies are increasingly rewarding top executives on the basis of
non-financial measures such as customer satisfaction, employee engagement and
There has been a dramatic growth in the number of bonus packages offered on a
combination of financial, non-financial and individual measures, the firm said.
According to the Big Four firm, some 13% of packages were based on such
criteria in 2005/6, and 31% in 2006/7.
Duncan Brown of PwC said: ‘We are seeing a continuing shift towards variable
pay in UK plcs and a growing emphasis on long-term performance when determining
"The whole idea of HMRC officials supplying confidential information about individuals to the media on a non-attributable basis is, or should be, a matter of serious concern," say Supreme Court judges
Changes to the tax system is urged to support the growth of entrepreneurs, found a report from the Grant Thornton UK, the Institute of Directors, and the Prelude Group
If businesses do not take cyber security seriously in their business planning regulators may do it for them, the ICAEW has warned
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states