UK - Economists have become more hawkish about UK interest rate rises, research by bfinance shows.
The electronic finance marketplace provider said a consensus of economists employed by international banks predicts that the Bank of England will have raised rates by 0.75 percentage points within six months.
Some economists believe rates could rise to 5% by the end of the year.
An innovative funding structure has been agreed for Croydon Pension Fund. However, there are some concerns about the arrangement. Stephanie Baxter reports
Some 52% of red flags raised by schemes on suspected scam pension transfers involve advisers or unregulated introducers, a report by the Pension Scams Industry Group (PSIG) has claimed.
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know whether bosses should have to pay into the same staff DB scheme as their workers rather than their own executive pension fund.
The Norfolk Pension Fund has been successful as the lead plaintiff in a class action case that went to jury trial in California involving securities fraud.