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The 100 richest people in Britain have seen their wealth increase by £55.5bn since 2010, according to analysis by The Equality Trust.
Today marks the first 100 days of Theresa May as Prime Minister. Our Executive Director, Dr Wanda Wyporska reflects on the Prime Minister's record to date, and the areas she must focus on over the coming months. Executive Director of The Equality Trust, Dr Wanda Wyporska, said:
Duncan Exley's article on the Budget not being for the 'middle class' or 'middle earners' in The Independent.
In advance of the Government's imminent Green Paper on corporate governance and executive pay, Dr. Wanda Wyporska, Executive Director of The Equality Trust has responded to planned proposals trailed in today's press. Dr.
Theresa May MP, the presumed future Prime Minister after Andrea Leadsom's withdrawal from the Conservative leadership race, has promised to ensure that workers are represented on company boards and that shareholders get a binding vote on corporate pay.
The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee is conducting an inquiry on corporate governan
The Equality Trust's response to personal tax allowance increases quoted in a Labour List article on the Budget.
The Equality Trust co-ordinated the following letter with 22 other organisations and individuals calling for the socio-economic duty on public bodies, contained within section 1 of the Equality Act 2010, to be brought into force.
In light of the Prime Minister's comments last week committing her to tackling high executive pay, and to requiring companies to publish 'pay multiples' between top and median earners, the Equality Trust has written to Theresa May to call for her Government to support a Pay Ratios Bill.


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