Corporate governance body PIRC slams Alliance Trust boss’s payouts.
Rebranded UK Income portfolio now has 18 per cent of its assets in the pharmaceutical sector.
Board criticised for ‘dictatorial’ approach over rival bid to add new directors.
Chairman Karin Forseke asked shareholders to question who they trust to run Alliance Trust in a letter that urges them to vote against a shake-up.
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Group says it will be looking to sell Charles Stanley Securities and Charles Stanley Financial Solutions to focus ‘entirely’ on wealth management.
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