UK - Software house Riskdata has unveiled an online, interactive risk-management service, which monitors the risk profile of investment managers, hedge funds and funds of funds.
It provides a daily updated view on all market classes for investors.
The system also models the sensitivities and correlations of market instruments against factors such as the FTSE Future, 10-year government bonds, Brent crude oil, gold, the euro/sterling exchange rate and the dollar/sterling exchange rate.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has set out plans to use "new regulatory initiatives" with over 1,000 schemes as it aims to tighten its regulatory grip and boost member outcomes.
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced it is delaying the provision of data that will enable pension schemes to confirm the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) benefits to pay to members until the end of the year.
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