UK - Fund managers are looking unfavourably on companies which want to raise extra cash on the stock market, Isis Asset Management claims.
The fund manager’s director of equity research Tim Haston said that unless the market can be assured of consistently high returns from investments, company management would generally be better served by concentrating on existing assets first.
Pension freedoms could generate as much as £1.9bn a year in tax revenue for the next 10 years, according to research by the Pensions Policy Institute (PPI).
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has conceded it does not have "all the data we need to calculate" the impact of last month's ruling that some benefits may be unlawful.
A looming court decision on gender equalisation of pension schemes could hit FTSE 100 profits by up to £15bn, Lane Clark and Peacock (LCP) says.
Dutch custodian KAS Bank has created a fintech solution to help schemes save on costs and improve transparency of currency hedging strategies.