The number of exchange-traded commodity (ETC) funds has almost doubled following the launch of 29 new vehicles by ETF Securities.
Nineteen of the funds deal in individual commodity securities including aluminium, coffee, copper, corn, crude oil, lean hogs, cattle, sugar wheat and zinc. The remaining 10 offer investors access...
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined Standard Life Assurance (SLA) nearly £31m after its practices led to conflicts of interest and SLA employees putting their financial needs above those of the firm's customers.
The government has launched a consultation on amending the contribution rules of the NHS Pension Scheme in a bid to mitigate the possibility of members hitting tax allowances.
Aviva has seen a 50% year-on-year increase in the number of enquiries from pension schemes that use investment and administration on separate platforms seeking to move to a bundled provider.
This week's Pensions Buzz respondents were unsure whether Guy Opperman will stay in post as pensions and financial inclusion minister under the new Prime Minister.