Philip Remnant is the senior independent director of Prudential plc, Chairman of City of London Investment Trust plc, non-executive director of Severn Trent plc and a deputy chairman of The Takeover Panel.
Previously, Philip was a vice chairman of Credit Suisse First Boston in Europe and was director general of The Takeover Panel for two years between 2001 and 2003, and again in 2010. He formerly held senior investment-banking positions with BZW and Kleinwort Benson. He is a qualified chartered accountant and has an MA in Law from New College, Oxford.
He was appointed a CBE in 2011.
Intention to sell shares in Lloyds Banking Group plc through a trading plan
UKFI today announces that it intends to continue to sell Her Majesty’s Treasury’s (“HMT”) shareholding in Lloyds Banking Group plc (the “Company”) over the next twelve months through a pre-arranged trading plan that will be managed by Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc (“Morgan Stanley”).
Dividend payment received today
UKFI announces that HMT will today receive c.£130m in dividend payments, in respect of its shareholding in Lloyds Banking Group Plc. This takes total proceeds received from the Government’s investment in LBG to £16.888bn.