The financial and insurance sector paid out bonuses worth £14bn in the year to the end of March – the same as the previous year – with workers enjoying average bonuses of £12,500 last year, the Office for National Statistics said.
Meanwhile, across the economy as a whole, bonuses of £35bn were paid, which was the same as the previous year.
Capital is sharing with labour that surplus value, that amount exploited from the sweat of the workers\’ brows.
No doubt the socialists will be elebrating getting closer to one of their avowed aims: To secure for the workers by hand or by brain the full fruits of their industry….
I mean, they will be, won\’t they?