UK - More than 500 companies, including the FTSE350, have been invited to take part in a new Corporate Responsibility Index.
The index, set up by Business in the Community, will define what corporate responsibility means in practice.
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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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