UK - Fund managers are calling on mining firms for more transparency in the donations they make to governments.
The move is spearheaded by Isis Asset Management, Schroder Investment Management, Insight Investment Management, Allianz Dresdner Asset Management, Jupiter Asset Management, Henderson Global Investors and Morley Fund Management.
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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