The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has appointed Chris Sier to chair its working group on disclosure of costs and charges for institutional investors.
Sier, who is professor of practice at Newcastle University Business School, is well known for his work on the Local Government Pension Scheme's (LGPS) transparency code, which was launched in June. ...
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