Category: Publications Reseach Governance Tax

09 Mar

Share Buyback: Solutions or Illusions

In 2015, LAPFF issued a discussion paper on the subject of share buybacks. Since then the matter of share buybacks is now a subject of attention in the government White Paper of August 2017, particularly the impact on executive remuneration, but also other economic implications. Often, the reason given for buybacks is that the company […]

30 Oct

TAX STRATEGY REPORTING AMONG THE FTSE 50- Slow to emerge, poorly executed, but some examples of excellence

Poll after poll shows that tax avoidance is the number one concern of the UK public when it comes to corporate conduct. Without doubt, how a company deals with its tax affairs is key to its reputation. This creates enormous corporate risks, but opportunities also. Across the globe, a wide range of stakeholders are calling […]