UK - Merrill Lynch Investment Managers has appointed Nigel Ridge (pictured) to its UK specialist team as institutional fund manager.
Ridge, joins from Legal & General where he was head of UK retail funds. Previously he was at Deutsche Asset Management and before that at Schroder Investment Management.
Businesses are experiencing auto-enrolment data error rates of up to 50%, posing questions over the reliability of pension records, Pensionsync says.
A nationwide survey of committee and local pension board members of the Local Government Pension Scheme has revealed high levels of confidence in all areas of their responsibility.
UK inflation unexpectedly rose to 2.7% in August, beating analysts' expectations of a drop to 2.4% from 2.5% the previous month.