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    1. Fast FT

      April 28, 2016

      Shire (very) narrowly avoids defeat over pay proposals

      Investors in drugmaker Shire staged a rebellion over executive pay on Thursday, with 49.45 per cent of votes in a...

    2. April 26, 2016

      BP oil trading and refining help profits climb

      Profits made by BP’s traders helped the oil major make more in the first three months of this year than it had in the...

    1. Fast FT

      April 26, 2016

      BP Q1 profits fall 79.5%

      In the first quarter BP’s profits fell to only a fraction of the level seen in the same period of 2015, but this...

    2. Fast FT

      April 20, 2016

      Anglo American braces for executive pay revolt

      Anglo American is braced for a revolt over rewards for top executives at its annual shareholder meeting on Thursday,...

    3. April 18, 2016

      Four ways to bring galactic executive pay back down to earth

      Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates goals with a leap and a pose — arms extended downwards, chest thrust forward — that enrage...

    4. Fast FT

      April 18, 2016

      Centrica faces tension on CEO pay

      Some Centrica shareholders have refused to back the company’s decision to pay Iain Conn, the chief executive, £3m in...

    5. April 17, 2016

      Tyrie urges investors to stand ground on executive pay

      Andrew Tyrie, Conservative MP and chairman of the influential Treasury committee, is urging investors to maintain their...

    6. April 17, 2016

      Boards are responsible for limiting excess pay

      The period since the 2008 crisis and the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico two years later has not been happy for BP’s...

    7. April 16, 2016

      FTSE 100 bosses face fresh revolt over pay

      The temperature gauge on executive pay rose into the red zone this week as two FTSE 100 companies suffered defeats at...

    8. April 15, 2016

      BP pressed to sack head of pay committee

      BP is coming under increasing pressure to remove the head of its pay committee, after suffering a humiliating defeat in...

    9. April 15, 2016

      Even the best chief executives are not worth megabucks

      The thorny issue of pay is, once again, back on the news agenda. BP, the oil major, has become the latest company to...

    10. April 14, 2016

      BP revives investor fury on executive pay

      If BP chief executive Bob Dudley had not previously realised how strongly shareholders felt about his 20 per cent pay...

    11. April 14, 2016

      BP investors revolt over chief Bob Dudley’s 20% pay rise

      Angry shareholders mounted an unprecedented protest against BP on Thursday, rebelling against a 20 per cent pay rise...

    12. April 14, 2016

      BP shareholders get sniffy over Dudley’s pay

      Bob Dudley’s $20m pay packet “failed a sniff test”, according to one shareholder. The pong was bad enough for investors...

    13. Fast FT

      April 14, 2016

      BP set for defeat over CEO pay rise

      BP has suffered a big shareholder protest vote against a 20 per cent pay rise for its chief executive Bob Dudley to...

    14. Fast FT

      April 14, 2016

      'We hear you', but BP chairman defends CEO pay rise

      BP’s chairman has defended his company’s decision to give its chief executive a 20 per cent pay rise, but told...

    15. Fast FT

      April 8, 2016

      Royal London set to vote against BP CEO pay

      The shareholder rebellion against the chunky pay rise for BP chief executive Bob Dudley is gathering new voices. On...

    16. April 7, 2016

      BP faces investor revolt over chief executive’s pay

      BP chief executive Bob Dudley faces a shareholder rebellion against his 20 per cent pay rise for 2015 — the same year...

    17. March 10, 2016

      Cometh the earnings downturn, cometh the gaming of executive pay

      The spring flush of remuneration reports has barely begun and already some shareholders are arming themselves for a pop...

    18. Fast FT

      March 10, 2016

      Shell CEO pay package takes a hit

      Shell’s chief executive was awarded much smaller remuneration in 2015 compared to the previous year, and the lowest of...

    19. March 4, 2016

      BP chief Bob Dudley’s pay increases 20% to $19.6m

      Bob Dudley, BP’s chief executive, received a 20 per cent increase in his total pay package last year, to nearly $20m,...

    20. Fast FT

      March 4, 2016

      BP chief Bob Dudley gets $19.6m pay package for 2015

      BP chief executive Bob Dudley received a total pay package, including pension, of $19.6m (£13.9m) for 2015, a year...

    21. February 14, 2016

      Oil majors’ business model under increasing pressure

      Gorgon, a massive liquefied natural gas project off the north-west coast of Australia, is one of the wonders of the...

    22. February 12, 2016

      Oil surges as bearish bets are squeezed

      The US crude oil price was on course for the biggest one-day percentage gain since the financial crisis, as traders...

    23. Fast FT

      February 12, 2016

      Oil surges, but still poised for weekly loss

      Oil prices rose by more than $2 a barrel on Friday in volatile trading. Brent, the global benchmark, increased $2.49 a...

    24. February 12, 2016

      IP Week parties divide oil sector’s winners and losers 

      If you can check the pulse of an industry by the way it parties, then the winners and losers were easy to spot at...

    25. February 11, 2016

      Oil slides on storage capacity strains

      Oil prices fell on Thursday as a growing glut of crude starts to strain storage options for traders, with supply from...

    26. Fast FT

      February 10, 2016

      US oil production to roar back (eventually) - BP

      America’s oil producers will recover from the collapse in crude prices to 12-year lows and pump millions of barrels a...

    27. Fast FT

      February 10, 2016

      BP chief 'very bearish' on oil prices over next 6 months

      The head of BP is very “bearish” on oil prices in the first half of 2016 as supply swamps demand. Speaking at...

    28. February 4, 2016

      Oil bulls’ misplaced optimism

      If BP boss Bob Dudley is right the oil market could start to rebalance in the next six months as demand “converges”...

    29. February 2, 2016

      BP shares tumble after worst-ever annual loss

      Shares in BP fell 10 per cent after the UK oil major reported its worst ever annual loss, hit by billions of dollars in...

    30. February 2, 2016

      BP: dodging the jaws

      Oil groups are in shark-infested waters. Sharp-toothed investors are snapping for dividends while low oil prices have...

    31. February 2, 2016

      Ocado looks set to be overtaken in race to deliver on promises

      The timing of J Sainsbury’s deal to buy Home Retail could not be worse for online rival upstart Ocado. The Hatfield...

    32. Fast FT

      February 2, 2016

      Opening Quote: Oil prices take sharp toll on BP

      BP profits have halved due to the slump in oil prices, Sainsbury’s and Home Retail Group say they have a deal, TalkTalk...

    33. FT Alphaville

      February 2, 2016

      FT Opening Quote

      BP profits have halved due to the slump in oil prices, Sainsbury and Home Retail Group say they have a deal, TalkTalk...

    34. February 1, 2016

      BP elevates two executives in possible succession move

      BP’s Bob Dudley has promoted two senior executives into top roles in a move seen by UK investors and analysts as...

    35. Fast FT

      February 1, 2016

      BP promotes upstream boss to deputy CEO

      Oil major BP has reshuffled its top management team a day ahead of publishing its fourth-quarter results, which are...

    36. December 8, 2015

      John Kerry implores business to invest in green tech

      John Kerry, US secretary of state, said the shift towards a lower carbon economy was among the “greatest economic...

    37. October 27, 2015

      BP: Maxed out at $60 per barrel

      A petrol tanker roars through a dusty wasteland. A fugitive leaps into the cab brandishing a gun. Fugitive: I’m Mad...

    38. July 28, 2015

      Deepwater charge and falling oil prices push BP into $6.3bn loss

      BP is to push back billions of dollars of spending on new projects and step up job cuts after a $9.8bn charge from the...

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