Ladbrokes | Execs scoop £5m bonus despite 14k staff being furloughed

Execs scoop £5m bonus despite 14k staff being furloughed

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a wealth of financial uncertainty for both businesses and its staff members.

To weather the crisis, some employers have had to cut jobs, reduce staff and executive pay while others have received support from the Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak’s ‘unprecedented’ furlough scheme, which currently pays 80% of staff wages.

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