Volatile equity markets and government bond markets hitting all-time lows are prompting investors to turn to alternative assets in increasing numbers, says LGT Capital Partners.
Managing partner Thomas Weber told delegates that the emergence of multi-asset alternative investment house was opening up these asset classes to smaller schemes. He said asset classes such as infrastructure,...
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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