The Employee Share Ownership Centre (Esop) Centre announced today that the European Commission is likely to renew approval for Enterprise Management Incentive (EMI) options within weeks. EU State Aid approval for the EMI scheme needs to be renewed, following its expiration on April 6, but HMRC announced on April 4 […]
The Esop Centre warned today that current tax benefits associated with Enterprise Management Incentive (EMI) options are not guaranteed, following the expiration today of EU State Aid approval. EU State Aid approval for the EMI scheme now needs to be renewed but HMRC announced on April 4 there would be […]
ResPublica-Prospect: UK government should promote employee share ownership The Esop Centre, the distinct voice of employee share ownership, today welcomed the joint report published by ResPublica and the Prospect trade union. A New Bargain: People, Productivity and Prosperity recommends that the government considers policies that would help to bring at […]
Malcolm Hurlston CBE, chairman of the Esop Centre, and Stephen Woodhouse, partner at Pett Franklin, hosted a Webinar on February 13 2018 to discuss the future of share schemes. They explored numerous topics, including but not limited to; Progress made The International Landscape Brexit Share Schemes and Tax The future of […]
Jersey is “fully compliant” London audience hears The Channel Islands’ regulatory financial services’ relationship with the EU will remain unchanged even if a ‘hard’ Brexit occurs. That was the message delivered at the recent Esop Centre’s second British Isles symposium. Many Jersey and Guernsey trustees are members of the Centre, […]
EMPLOYEE SHARE OWNERSHIP CELEBRATED The winners of the World Esop Centre’s 2017 world employee share ownership awards were announced last night, (Tuesday October 31), at a stylish black-tie reception and dinner at the Reform Club in London’s Pall Mall. The flagship, most creative share plan solution, award went to technology […]
Share valuation: experts from four industry bodies to create worked examples to be agreed by HM Revenue & Customs and published online Four leading UK employee share plan bodies have formed an expert group to be called WEG (Employee Shares Worked Examples Group) which will work with HM Revenue & […]
Sarah Anderson is a director at the RM2 Partnership and author of Employee Share Schemes for Private Companies.