Europe woke up to a surprise last week as the US Federal Reserved shocked investors and sent stock markets up with news of continued quantitative easing (QE).
Financial markets widely expected an announcement from Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke (pictured) to begin clawing back its liquidity programme to around $15bn (£9bn) a month. However, the reserve...
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
This week's top stories include the government spending £800,000 on a Gogglebox advert and MPs writing to The Pensions Regulator about its engagement with the Railways Pension Scheme.