TOTAL returns in the commercial property sector on the IPD UK monthly index have suffered their worst monthly total return on record.
They fell by 3.6pc in November, well ahead of the previous worst figure on a 1.8pc fall recorded in May 1990. The year-to-date return now stands at a 1.8pc fall, indicating a negative total return on...
The government is in talks with the UK and Irish pensions regulators over how to protect members of cross-border schemes in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The equalisation of guaranteed minimum pensions (GMPs) is at least two years away from being completed, and could take longer than four years for some schemes, a poll has found.
The Pensions Regulator will consider if schemes should be required to have professional trustees and assess the case for greater regulation of administrators and system providers, PP can reveal.
UK inflation fell from 2.3% to 2.1% in December, approaching its lowest rate for two years, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).