Mercer has created a range of global asset class research "boutiques" within its investment consulting business in a bid to compete with specialist providers.
The consultant said the new boutiques will initially cover fixed income, equity, bond, real estate and alternative assets. Mercer said it plans to more than double staff numbers in the real estate and...
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Robin Ellison says it is not unreasonable for schemes and their trustees and sponsors also to expect an improvement in the tone of regulation
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has ordered a firm to pay back more than £700,000 of pension contributions after it miscalculated the amounts due for more than a year.
Insurers are set to face a "flood of requests" from pension schemes for buy-in contracts to be restructured to allow for guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) equalisation, Aon warns.