GLOBAL - Schroder Investment Management has predicted war with Iraq is 80% likely, adding "the question mark still remains over participants, strategy and timing."
The fund manager said the progress report of chief weapons inspector Hans Blix, which was due on 27 January, “may start the countdown to war.”
Schroders attaches a 60% probability to a “quick strike scenario” and 20% probability to prolonged conflict.
An innovative funding structure has been agreed for Croydon Pension Fund. However, there are some concerns about the arrangement. Stephanie Baxter reports
Some 52% of red flags raised by schemes on suspected scam pension transfers involve advisers or unregulated introducers, a report by the Pension Scams Industry Group (PSIG) has claimed.
The Norfolk Pension Fund has been successful as the lead plaintiff in a class action case that went to jury trial in California involving securities fraud.