The asset management industry "abdicated responsibility" towards schemes during the financial crisis of 2008 and needs to become more responsible towards clients, Hermes says.
In an interview with PP, Hermes head of investment Saker Nusseibeh said the financial crisis of 2008 had happened, in part, because of the failure of asset management firms to speak out about products...
This week's top stories include ITS' management buyout from Mercer, and The Pensions Regulator launching a probe into single-employer defined contribution schemes' default funds.
People retiring in the UK will on average outlive their pension savings by 10 years, according to research by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Steps to improve auto-enrolment are uncontroversial and obvious, but the government is dawdling on introducing the necessary changes, argues Jack Jones.
Professional trustees will be expected to apply for accreditation as part of a framework intended to be launched on 1 July by the Professional Trustee Standards Working Group (PTSWG).