Lobbying governments and regulators is a question of balance, timing and judgement. A good campaign can deliver a positive public image and favourable policy results, while a bad one can be a PR disaster. How can financial services firms better influence decision-makers?
Financial services It is often assumed the financial services sector has the power to hold the government to ransom. Recent arguments over bank bonuses and taxes, frequently ending with threats from...
More needs to be done to speed up DB to DC transfers but, as Jonathan Stapleton says, more also needs to be done to protect members.
The Pensions Ombudsman (TPO) took on 2,566 early resolution cases in 2018/19 after onboarding a team from The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS), according to its annual report and accounts.
The lifeboat fund is in a good position despite reserves taking a £0.6bn hit. But the ramifications of the EU judgment on member compensation is an area of concern for CEO Oliver Morley, writes Stephanie Baxter