Pirc has appointed ex-Cooperative Asset Management head of Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) Ian Jones to its leadership team.
At the Cooperative, Jones was instrumental including proxy voting disclosure and regular attendance at company annual meetings. On his watch, the firm became the first asset management firm to integrate...
The High Court has blocked the £12bn transfer of Prudential's annuity book to Rothesay Life, citing the insurer's lack of "established reputation" and capital backing.
This week's top stories included Legal & General acquiring MyFutureNow to provide a dashboard service to customers, while also agreeing a hybrid buy-in with a Hitachi scheme.
NEST has signed up to the government-backed Star Initiative, taking all of its 8 million members' pension pots with it.
It is perhaps inherently difficult to find an agreed definition of value for money, but some methodologies could act as a stopgap, argues Jonathan Stapleton.