UK - Scottish Widows Investment Partnership's managed UK balanced property trust has launched a share issue in a bid to acquire more commercial properties.
The property trust has performed strongly since its launch a year ago and paid a gross dividend of 7%.
It aims to offer a stable income, liquid investment and a diversified portfolio to reduce risk.
The existing and new shares are available for both SIPP, ISA and direct investment.
BNY Mellon has launched a range of reporting tools to help institutional investor clients track and evaluate portfolio investments based on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues.
Three in five trustees have not heard of Clara Pensions, one of two defined benefit (DB) consolidators to have launched since last year's government white paper.
Both New Zealand and Australia are assessing myriad complex pension policy options. David Harris says the UK would do well to study these developments
Inflation in the UK rose slightly in February to 1.9% on the back of higher food prices, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).