SCHEMES can expect better returns from Asia as the world moves into a new "investment era", Baring Asset Manage-ment believes.
Chief investment officer Michael Hughes said closely-aligned equity and bond valuations of recent decades were coming to an end and performance in financial markets was beginning to diverge. He blamed...
The High Court has blocked the £12bn transfer of Prudential's annuity book to Rothesay Life, citing the insurer's lack of "established reputation" and differing "capital management policies".
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NEST has signed up to the government-backed Star Initiative, taking all of its 8 million members' pension pots with it.
It is perhaps inherently difficult to find an agreed definition of value for money, but some methodologies could act as a stopgap, argues Jonathan Stapleton.