Japanese small-cap fund managers have seen their ratings slashed after a year in which the median fund lost 10.8pc, research from Standard & Poor's shows.
And the ratings specialist’s latest review warned more cuts were likely if performance and risk controls did not improve. Invesco Perpetual Japan Smaller Companies suffered the deepest cut in ratings...
Females can expect to live a greater number of years in poor health than males, according to data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) for 2015 to 2017.
Scottish higher-rate taxpayers will benefit from more pensions tax relief than workers on the same salary anywhere else in the UK as income tax bands continue to diverge.
Schemes risk breaking the law and being forced to wind up as The Pensions Regulator (TPR) warns some may be master trusts but do not know so.
As a hectic 2018 draws to an end, Jonathan Stapleton wishes readers a quieter 2019.