Stephen Haddrill, current director general of the Association of British Insurers, has been named as the next chief executive of the Financial Reporting Council.
He is set to take over from Paul Boyle in mid-November. FRC chairman Sir Christopher Hogg said: "Stephen has demonstrated his commitment to promoting high standards of corporate reporting and governance...
The top stories this week were the High Court's decision to block the £12bn annuity transfer from Prudential to Rothesay Life, and a separate court ruling that 'raises the bar' for pension rectification exercises.
Guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) equalisation has soared to the top of pension schemes' to-do lists, with 58% stating it is a priority project, research from Equiniti has revealed.
Professional Pensions is holding its defined contribution (DC) conference on 4 September.