UK - SRI lobby group Just Pensions has published the third in a series of booklets aimed at highlighting corporate governance risks to pension fund trustees.
This latest note focuses on the media sector and highlights two risks related to their operations in the market.
It says one risk is that an imbalance of power within the board might mean strategic decisions are aligned with the ambitions of management rather than the priorities of other shareholders.
Another concern is that media firms’ creative departments will not adapt to communicating with an ever-widening range of cultures and interests.
The Brunel Pension Partnership has become the fourth local authority pool to receive the green light from the regulator.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes are to be offered a new consolidator as the former chief of the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) launches 'The Pension SuperFund'.
Martin Freeman has been hired as head of technology product and development at Smart Pension, to support the 'growing' technology product side of the business.
Tim Sharp says the government has missed some big opportunities to help workers in the DB white paper.