Including: GLOBAL - AIMA unveils Hedge Fund Matrix; UK - Royal London appoints new group financial controller; UK - Regulator appoints executive director for strategic development
The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), in association with hedge fund and financial markets bodies has launcehed a website designed to bring together hedge fund sound practices for the benefit of the industry and other users.
The Hedge Fund Matrix, will allow hedge fund practitioners, investors and the regulatory community to able to compare various global guidelines, side-by-side, with the aim of harmonising existing standards.
UK - Royal London appoints new group financial controller
Royal London has announced the appointment of Duncan Hanlon as group financial controller, responsible for the Group's financial and management reporting, financial control activity and associated regulatory and statutory reporting requirements.
He has joined Royal London from the Cheshire Building Society and reports to Stephen Shone, Group Finance Director.
UK - Regulator appoints executive director for strategic development
The Pensions Regulator has named Bill Galvin as executive director for strategic development, taking over from Chris Dobson on Monday 13 October.
Galvin is currently a member of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) where he is deputy director for pensions protection policy.
The registration deadline for the Workplace Savings & Benefits Awards 2019 is today.
This week's top stories were the DWP giving the green light to CDC and TPR granting extensions for 11 master trust authorisation applications.
Susan Martin says building strong foundations for business are the only way forward as the pensions industry is radically shaken up
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has granted Now Pensions a six-week extension for its master trust authorisation application after the 31 March deadline, PP can reveal.