UK - Scottish oil exploration firm Cairn Energy has replaced Bradford & Bingley as part of the FTSE100, following a quarterly review of the index's component parts.
The building society now moves to the FTSE250 Index. Halfords Group, Premier Foods and Virgin Mobile Holdings will join it in the FTSE250 replacing Reg Vardy, Eurotunnel and Xansa, which will become part of the FTSE Small Cap Index from September 17 .
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.