UK - Richard Wilson has been appointed as head of equities at F&C Asset Management.
Wilson joined F&C in September 2004 as head of pan European equities and is a member of the management committee. He will continue report to Fernando Ribeiro, head of investments. Before joining Deutsche he worked at HSBC Asset Management for five years as a UK fund manager. F&C has also announced the appointment of Paul Grice as head of UK and international government bonds. Grice joined F&C from Baring Asset Management, where he was director of fixed income and currencies.
By Damian Clarkson
This week's edition of Professional Pensions is out now
Collective defined contribution (CDC) schemes will need clear and transparent governance frameworks, as well as effective communication strategies, to be a success, the Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) has been told.
The aviation sector's constant evaluation of mistakes to improve safety should be applied to defined benefit schemes, as too many are making the same mistakes again and again, latest research shows.
A month of strikes are due to hit 64 universities from tomorrow over major reforms to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).