Any lawyer worth their salt knows that new legislation often has unforeseen consequences. That's the case even for the most pedestrian piece of law, so imagine the possible ramifications for new regulations borne out of the double whammy of the global financial crisis and the Madoff scandal.
The AIFM – Alternative Investment Fund Managers – directive aims to bring hedge funds and private equity in line with the rest of the financial industry. While the directive has now been signed off...
Scottish Widows has completed a bulk annuity deal for the Hitachi UK Limited Pension Scheme.
The lifetime allowance will rise to £1,054,800 from April next year as the Office for National Statistics (ONS) recorded inflation at 2.4% in the year to September.
The national procurement frameworks for the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) has been expanded to include member data services.
The government is seeking ways to ensure "parity" of compensation treatment between Financial Assistance Scheme (FAS) members from solvent and insolvent schemes.