US fund sends £286m to Britain; UK pension funds vie to lead court action over GSK drug; Northern Rock given emergency bail out by Bank; Private equity groups foresee slow down in deals as credit sources dry up; Insurer spreads its funds to cut bank crisis risk
US fund sends £286m to Britain The Independent (p54) America’s largest pension fund, the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS), has allocated £286m to Standard Life Investments (Private...
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Collective defined contribution (CDC) schemes will need clear and transparent governance frameworks, as well as effective communication strategies, to be a success, the Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) has been told.
The aviation sector's constant evaluation of mistakes to improve safety should be applied to defined benefit schemes, as too many are making the same mistakes again and again, latest research shows.
A month of strikes are due to hit 64 universities from tomorrow over major reforms to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).