Overall though the FTSE 100 has fallen sharply, currently down 75.90 points at 6915.07. Worries about Greece running out of money next month as it haggles with its creditors and prepare the demanded reforms continue to unsettle investors.
In contrast, the average pay of a FTSE 100 boss in 2014 was �4.72m according to the High Pay Centre. Five other actors and actresses made over �9m for a recent movie; Sandra Bullock, Matt Damon, Robert Downey Jr.
Cable said he would also like to see a target set for the top 350 companies, which would include the next rung of companies below those in the FTSE 100, and include businesses such as Halfords, which has named Jill McDonald as its new boss.
(Close): The FTSE 100 ended its six day winning streak, despite hitting new highs earlier in the session. Figures showing that the UK inflation rate dropped to zero last month sent the index to an intraday high of 7065.1, before it fell back to close ...