UK/EUROPE - Inalytics, the transaction cost measurement company, has strengthened its offering to UK and European asset managers with a string of new hires.
Last November Stéphane Blais joined as managing director for asset management clients from Institutional Investor.
His colleague and sales director, Justine Dawes, also joins Inalytics as marketing director.
More recently, Inalytics hired Sandro Lunghi to strengthen the reporting and consultancy function.
A buyout tool which provides schemes with up-to-date pricing and comparisons between insurers has been launched by JLT Employee Benefits.
The DB white paper sets out plans to review the funding regime, with 'prudent' and 'appropriate' possibly redefined. But James Phillips asks if this could this signal a return to an MFR-like approach?
The trustees of GKN's pension schemes have agreed a package of mitigation measures that would improve funding to a "more prudent level" if Melrose's offer is accepted by shareholders next week.
While the new powers are welcome, most respondents doubt it will make a difference to the outcomes for members, Pensions Buzz respondents say.