Ross McEwan, chief executive officer RBS,  will take the flak over bankers’ bonuses  at the annual meeting. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Shareholders are out in force this week as the annual meeting season continues apace, with gatherings scheduled for investors in Royal Bank of Scotlan(...)

A protester, dressed to look like the Barclays Bank logo, demonstrates outside the bank’s annual general meeting for shareholders  in central London recently. Photograph: Alastair Grant/AP

It’s no secret that a pension crisis is looming. Many companies have made generous promises to present and past employees that they cannot affo(...)