INCLUDING: GLOBAL - SEC and FSA at hedge fund debate, UK - Millennium Global Investments appoints new MD, UK - New staff at Fidelity
GLOBAL – SEC and FSA at hedge fund debate
US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) commissioner Paul Atkins and Financial Services Authority (FSA) CEO Hector Sants will be taking taking part in a roundtable to discuss hedge fund regulation and risks with industry professionals, hosted by EDHEC.
UK - Millennium Global Investments appoints new MD
Millenium Global Investments has announced the appointment of Robert Garwood as managing director of business development. Robert’s responsibilities will include the development of new franchises across the alternative investment market.
UK – New staff at Fidelity
Fidelity International’s Multi-Manager Business has appointed Eugene Philalithis as a fixed income portfolio analyst. Philalithis will join Fidelity in mid October from Russell Investments where he was a portfolio manager in the fixed income team.
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