MID-MARKET private equity investment in firms with final salary scheme deficits has plummeted, a survey by Grant Thornton Corporate Finance reveals.
The financial services firm said that only 37pc of private equity investors completed a deal with a company with a pension deficit in the past year. The findings, it said, were a complete contrast to...
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.
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