Chancellor announces £330bn in government-backed loans in coronavirus fight

‘We will get through this’

Jenna Brown
clock
Photo: HM Treasury
Image:

Photo: HM Treasury

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has unveiled a raft of financial measures to shore up businesses and families hit by the coronavirus pandemic.

Speaking at the daily press conference at Downing Street, the Chancellor said the pandemic was a public health emergency but also an "economic emergency". There would be government intervention of an...

To continue reading this article...

Join Professional Pensions

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the industry
  • Receive our in-depth monthly magazine in either print or digital format
  • Access our Sustainable Investment Hub covering news and opinion from thought leaders in the ESG space
  • Receive important and breaking news stories selected by the Editors in our daily newsletter
  • Hear from industry experts and other forward-thinking leaders
  • Receive a monthly members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from leading industry experts and a feature from the magazine in advance of its release date

Join now

 

Already a Professional Pensions member?

Login

More on Law and Regulation

Climate disclosures: As much about thinking as acting

Climate disclosures: As much about thinking as acting

Charlotte Moore looks at how TCFD will shape trustee thinking on climate risk

Charlotte Moore
clock 07 December 2021 • 7 min read
Are climate change demands too high?

Are climate change demands too high?

Jonathan Stapleton looks at the ESG requirements being placed on schemes

Jonathan Stapleton
clock 07 December 2021 • 7 min read
Nigel Peaple is director of policy and advocacy at the PLSA

Keeping pensions tax support is an unsung win for savers

Nigel Peaple says the impact of keeping tax relief intact cannot be understated

Nigel Peaple
clock 06 December 2021 • 3 min read
Trustpilot