UK - Corporate governance advisers PIRC is targeting the remuneration package for new HSBC board-appointee William Aldinger.
PIRC said Aldinger’s contract was “one of the most lucrative ever seen in the UK”. He will enjoy a salary of up to £23m over three years.
This week's top stories include ITS' management buyout from Mercer, and The Pensions Regulator launching a probe into single-employer defined contribution schemes' default funds.
People retiring in the UK will on average outlive their pension savings by 10 years, according to research by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Steps to improve auto-enrolment are uncontroversial and obvious, but the government is dawdling on introducing the necessary changes, argues Jack Jones.
Professional trustees will be expected to apply for accreditation as part of a framework intended to be launched on 1 July by the Professional Trustee Standards Working Group (PTSWG).