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'Employee Shareholder' status: What does it offer?

Following its launch at the beginning of September, the controversial 'shares for rights' scheme has reportedly already been used to incentivise senior management in the private equity context on Equistone’s recent acquisition of Whitworths...

Employee shareholder contracts - HRLaw's need to know guide

From September 2013, employers will be permitted to give a new employee shares in the employer’s business in return for the new employee giving up some fundamental employment rights.  Shares awarded under the new arrangements enjoy generous tax...