PENSION funds should be paid extra dividends as an incentive to stop them lending shares to speculators such as hedge funds, governance campaigners believe.
Governance for Owners chief executive Peter Butler said there was “widespread alarm” at the general activities of short-term investors in equity markets. And he said the problem was exacerbated by investors...
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Employers whose dividend to deficit recovery contribution (DRCs) ratios fall outside the "normal range" should expect to see higher regulatory scrutiny, although no fixed ratio will be set.
Investment consultants and fiduciary managers should expect a final decision on the investigation into the market to be published by the end of the year, the competition watchdog says.