The Brintons Limited Staff Pension and Life Assurance Plan has entered Pension Protection Fund assessment after private equity firm Carlyle triggered its sponsor's insolvency then bought the business.
Carlyle placed Brintons into administration on 2 September - a week after acquiring its senior debt - and bought its business and assets through a newly-created vehicle Brintons Carpets on the same day....
An abrupt change in interest rates "will lead to problems" in the real economy and financial markets, economist Gerard Lyons warns.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has banned three people from serving as pension trustees after around £9m was suspected of being scammed from 346 savers.
Over three-quarters of investment managers are male, while over four in ten are white British, according to research by the Diversity Project.
Schemes are increasing their usage of index strategies. Armit Bhambra looks at the four key factors driving this growth