US/UK - Franklin Templeton Investment Management's US government fund has seen its assets under management pass US$3bn (£1.9bn).
The fund, which invests in US Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae) bonds, is aimed at small schemes, as well as high net worth individuals.
Sales and marketing director Jamie Hammond said: “Ginnie Mae’s are backed by the full faith and credit of the US government – they have extremely competitive risk-adjusted returns and they offer a high level of diversification.”
Proposed changes to The Pensions Regulator's (TPR) notifiable events framework so it can be more proactive when corporates make changes will create a very challenging workload, it has been said.
Aviva has created a new pension skill for Amazon Alexa that allows customers to find out how much they have saved towards their retirement.
PP has compiled a list of what to watch out for over the coming months.
The proposed cold-calling ban may be ineffective if a collaborative regulatory approach between the UK and the European Union (EU) is not maintained post-Brexit, the Pensions Management Institute (PMI) has warned.