it's Not in any of the previous crisis in modern times, the slowdown of the economy has been so rapid. The public employment service estimated that over 20,000 people were served during the month of march – more than five times as many as in march of this year.
the Swedish financial supervisory authority, the government and central bank have all eased some of the regulations in terms of the available cash in the economy and is trying, to some extent, to protect the people who are now in danger of being out of work.
as of the state, that is to say, the taxpayers in the hundreds of billions in liquidity and credit facilities to the companies to show self-restraint when it comes to the payment of dividends and bonuses.
But very little of it is visible in the future. Truck manufacturer Volvo is lower while its proposal for a dividend payment, but, nevertheless, it is at around twelve billion, to be paid to the shareholders of the company.
in Bankruptcy, particularly among small-scale entrepreneurs, will continue to increase. These people are contributing to the treasury and therefore payments for the business. It is offensive that, when handing out bonuses and dividends, it goes without saying - or it should.
to postpone the issue of a dividend at an extraordinary general meeting in november. The decision came after a number of politicians and representatives of the authorities asked the companies to review their dividend payments.
as late as this Monday, to repeated questions, said the bank's chairman, Göran Persson, that it's not so far there are no plans to change its dividend proposal. The bank, however, has been postponed at the annual general meeting to be held no later than the 30th of June, the board of directors have the time to wait and see.
the Dividends paid by the company relating to the modern market economy. It is a part of the compensation to which the owners must have in order to risk their capital. The major institutional shareholders, which are predominant in the Swedish listed companies, operating in many cases, billions of savers ' money. This is the future of pensions, it is all about.
the company, in the extreme situation such as the present, that is, hesitating, when the regulators, the government, and practically the whole of the political spectrum calling on them to withhold dividends and bonuses as well.
Although far from all, pending, will be losing their jobs, so it's fate will still affect many thousands of people. In bankruptcy, particularly among small-scale entrepreneurs, will continue to increase.
These people to contribute to the national exchequer, and, thus, the payments to the companies. It is offensive that, when handing out bonuses and dividends, it goes without saying – or it should.
for the board of directors, in each case, so far, not seeing the damage that it causes to the treasury of the company. Brand solkas, the reputation is dragged down into the mud.
After the taxpayer rescued the banking system in the 1990s, it took a very long time before the banks had regained some sort of confidence from the general public. It's not always a fair judgement, the banks were pulled together. But even then, there were high-level managers who speak openly about the level of support that was to be used smart, smart for the bank and these executives have to say.
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