Merrill Lynch Investment Managers has appointed Denise Hadgill to its UK institutional team as a director and UK investment specialist.
She joins from Schroder Investment Management where she spent the last 13 years as a UK fund manager.
Acting as an intermediary for MLIM’s clients and fund managers, Hadgill will be a member of the Alpha team and will work closely with the fund management and relationship management teams on UK portfolios.
She will report to Anne Richards, head of MLIM’s Alpha team.
By Janet Du Chenne
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