UK - Frank Russell has boosted its capital markets research team with the hiring of Brett McElwee as an analyst based in London.
McElwee joins from the institutional money manager GMO, where he spent two years in the Sydney office, followed by two years at GMO Woolley, London as an analyst in equity and fixed income products.
His appointment brings the London team up to three analysts. He reports to Steve Wiltshire, director of research.
By Madhu Kalia
Most respondents in this week's Pensions Buzz do not think businesses should be able suspend AE contributions if in financial distress.
Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his section 72 conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers