UK - The Pensions Management Institute's new "ordinary membership" class has attracted 200 recruits in its first four months.
PMI general secretary Sue Howlett said ordinary membership was open to anyone who had completed the Qualified Pensions Administrator examination, an international diploma or the first five subjects of its APMI exams.
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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