The government is set to remove stamp duty charges on purchases of shares in Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs).
In his Autumn Statement, the chancellor said he would remove the stamp duty and Stamp Duty Reserve Tax (SDRT) charge on purchases of shares that would currently apply if an ETF were domiciled in the UK....
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on proposals to charge a "risk reflective" levy for commercial defined benefit (DB) consolidation vehicles.
The funding gap across FTSE 350 schemes could be slashed by as much as £275bn if schemes look beyond traditional ways of creating value. Victoria Ticha examines how
There will be "many flavours" of defined benefit (DB) consolidators but consolidation will only be the right answer for a minority of schemes, Alan Rubenstein says.
Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) chairman Frank Field has questioned the regulator on what lessons it can learn from the experience of the Kodak Pension Plan No.2 (KPP2).