EUROPE/UK - Investors are "uncertain and confused" by the way the UK equities market is recovering from the downturn, research from Commerzbank Securities shows.
The securities and brokerage firm said investors had been expecting a “normal cycle” of recovery – one that is led by investment and employment.
But Commerzbank says that as the downturn had not been typical, institutional investors should look at other indicators – such as manufacturing growth and profit levels – to judge the strength of recovery.
Proposed changes to The Pensions Regulator's (TPR) notifiable events framework so it can be more proactive when corporates make changes will create a very challenging workload, it has been said.
Aviva has created a new pension skill for Amazon Alexa that allows customers to find out how much they have saved towards their retirement.
PP has compiled a list of what to watch out for over the coming months.
The proposed cold-calling ban may be ineffective if a collaborative regulatory approach between the UK and the European Union (EU) is not maintained post-Brexit, the Pensions Management Institute (PMI) has warned.