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    1. June 19, 2012

      Autonomous Research expands into US

      The financial research boutique chaired by former City minister Lord Myners is continuing its expansion with the...

    2. June 5, 2011

      Rich friends scarce after poll defeat

      When Labour was in power, many of the most powerful business leaders in Britain beat a path to its door. Now in...

    1. May 31, 2011

      Active investors: a little goes a long way

      Equity investors sometimes like to think of themselves as owners, but they rarely act that way. Paul Myners, former UK...

    2. May 30, 2011

      Activism advocate Myners to join Cevian

      Paul Myners, the former City minister who urged institutional shareholders to engage more with corporate boards, is to...

    3. March 2, 2011

      Treasury advice as good as the City’s

      From Lord Myners. Sir, I do not recognise the views reported by Brian Groom on the perceived limited employability of...

    4. December 13, 2010

      Bankers’ bonuses

      The financial crisis should have been enough to force necessary changes in the banking system, but it begins to look...

    5. December 11, 2010

      Signs of growth

      ICA chairman Lady Myners hosted the book launch for the third Prix Pictet at her Belgravia house this week. This year’s...

    6. October 8, 2010

      What the banks aren’t telling us

      From Lord Myners. Sir, Lex (“Kerviel verdict”, October 6) asks what would have happened if Jérôme Kerviel had stopped...

    7. September 12, 2010

      Banks win respite over bonus details

      Britain’s banks will be spared the embarrassment of giving details of big bonus payments to staff in their annual...

    8. July 2, 2010

      New terms of engagement

      More principles, more paper. If the risk of another financial crisis could be killed by codes alone, it would be long...

    9. May 11, 2010

      Politic Mr Duff

      The new chairman of water group Severn Trent, Andrew Duff , is well-used to being quizzed by politicians as he takes...

    10. March 26, 2010

      Hewitt no-show

      BT senior director Patricia Hewitt was a no-show at the International Corporate Governance Network conference she had...

    11. March 24, 2010

      Banks facing 'payback' in Budget crackdown

      Banks were told yesterday to brace themselves for "payback time", as Alistair Darling put the finishing touches to a...

    12. March 23, 2010

      UK takeovers

      The Association of British Insurers is the latest group to join the debate about whether the UK takeover process should...

    13. March 10, 2010

      Myners backs expanded pay disclosure rules

      Tens of thousands of UK investment bankers could be caught by a new government proposal that banks should disclose pay...

    14. February 21, 2010

      Capitalising on a societal shift in sentiment

      Keith Skeoch: ‘There has been a societal shift from masters of the universe who need to be paid millions’ “We took...

    15. February 4, 2010

      Myners gets deep

      Just when the world thought that it knew everything about the predilections of Lord Myners , down to his religious...

    16. January 30, 2010

      Shareholders must learn to work together

      Institutional shareholders have set a cracking pace this year for public engagement with the companies they own.Several...

    17. January 30, 2010

      Proactive shareholders must learn to work together

      Institutional shareholders have set a cracking pace this year for public engagement with the companies they own.Several...

    18. January 26, 2010

      Preacher with pitchfork

      Lord Myners probably attracted more converts with his hell-raising comments in yesterday's Guardian than he did in the...

    19. January 18, 2010

      Rarely pointed finger

      Possession without obligation to the object possessed approaches felicity. George Meredith might not have had...

    20. January 12, 2010

      Tate's investment

      Bankers, fund managers and corporate executives have been prominent fixtures on the Tate's board of trustees, but...

    21. January 12, 2010

      Trustees of Tate lose £1m on hedge fund sale

      Trustees of the Tate galleries have lost more than £1m after selling their investments in hedge funds. Tate's annual...

    22. January 11, 2010

      Tate trustees lose £1m on hedge fund sale

      Trustees of the Tate galleries have lost more than £1m after selling their investments in hedge funds. Tate’s annual...

    23. December 17, 2009

      Treasury faces fight to win over shell-shocked banks

      The risk with a "shock and awe" bombardment is that when troops go in later to win hearts and minds, the angry populace...

    24. December 4, 2009

      Self-righteous babes

      Lord Myners should think twice before opposing higher bonuses for bankers. Some of them have teenage daughters. Cross...

    25. November 26, 2009

      Institutions urged to adopt tougher stance

      Institutional shareholders are being urged to be tougher on company boards by Sir David Walker, as the City grandee...

    26. November 19, 2009

      Myners takes aim

      Across town, Sir Stuart's old chairman Lord Myners continued to stoke the pressure on shareholders to step up the...

    27. November 19, 2009

      Sir Stuart Rose gets into party mood

      The prospect of Sir Stuart Rose moving on after 38 years in retailing saw him asked in many different ways about his...

    28. November 17, 2009

      Myners says ISC code is not strong enough

      Lord Myners, City minister, welcomed a new code of shareholders' responsibilities proposed by the UK's leading asset...

    29. November 16, 2009

      Myners says ISC code is not strong enough

      Lord Myners, City minister, welcomed a new code of shareholders’ responsibilities proposed on Monday by the UK’s...

    30. November 13, 2009

      Myners backs insurers over EU capital rules

      Lord Myners has issued a warning that new European capital rules for insurance companies could discourage people from...

    31. November 12, 2009

      Myners backs insurers on EU capital rules

      Lord Myners has issued a warning that new European capital rules for insurance companies could discourage people from...

    32. November 5, 2009

      UK concern over EU financial reform

      The UK is prepared to veto the planned European overhaul of financial regulation unless more safeguards are put in...

    33. October 29, 2009

      No resistance if banks get heavy

      From Mr Oliver Hemsley. Sir, Further to your report “Moves to cut cost of equity underwriting” (October 26): I share...

    34. October 6, 2009

      UK is the addict - to high taxes

      From Mr Anthony B. Travers. Sir, I cannot be alone in noting the irony in the UK financial services secretary's...

    35. October 2, 2009

      Put some pay in the shade

      The maxim that sunlight is the best disinfectant applies widely. But the effect of transparency on executive pay is...

    36. September 11, 2009

      Rasmussen and Myners face off

      Expect fireworks today at Guildhall in the City of London as Lord Myners takes on Poul Nyrup Rasmussen , president of...

    37. August 25, 2009

      Investor consensus difficult to achieve

      E-mail chatrooms, memorandums of understanding, exclusive clubs that would send out invitations to activist investors....

    38. August 13, 2009

      Myners eyes new non-voting shares

      Companies should issue non-voting shares to allow more activist shareholders to take a greater role in corporate...

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