UK - HSBC is holding a breakfast seminar for executives wishing to learn the fundamentals of hedge funds.
The Beginners’ Guide to Hedge Funds seminar is aimed at firms considering investing in hedge funds as part of their pension schemes, and includes presentations from experienced industry figures.
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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