This week's top stories included reports that chancellor Philip Hammond is considering cutting higher-rate tax relief in the Autumn Budget, while the Court of Appeal ruled IBM had the right to impose a cap on increases in pensionable pay.
Also, transparency campaigner Chris Sier was appointed to head the Financial Conduct Authority's working group on cost and charges disclosure.
A cut in higher-rate pension tax relief could be on the cards for the November Budget, according to Treasury insiders.
The Court of Appeal has sided with IBM Holdings in a battle over the closure of its defined benefit schemes and a cap on increases in pensionable pay.
The Financial Conduct Authority has appointed Chris Sier to chair its working group on disclosure of costs and charges for institutional investors.
Pensions Management Institute will review all of its qualifications as it seeks to adapt its offering to the changing pensions landscape.
The Financial Reporting Council has extended the scope of its investigation into the conduct of individuals who oversaw the three Coats Group defined benefit schemes.
Local Pension Partnership Administration (LPPA) has become the latest organisation to join the Pension Scams Industry Group (PSIG) forum.
Two-thirds of UK fund managers are reducing investments in companies that fail on diversity and inclusion scores, according to a survey by Edelman.
England and Wales have seen a fourth successive week of increasing excess death figures as the countries battle through the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.
LGBT Great and Incisive Media are excited to announce they have signed a new and exclusive partnership to work together to accelerate progress of the LGBT+ agenda across the investment, pensions, wealth management and savings industry.
Seven directors of the Trustee Corporation have been accredited under the Pensions Management Institute’s (PMI) Aptitude programme.