Newton Investment Management has appointed UBS Global Asset Management's Curt Custard to the newly-created role of chief investment officer (CIO).
Custard joins amid a senior management restructure under CEO Hanneke Smits, as the firm targets business growth across the US, EMEA and Asia. At UBS he was latterly group managing director and head...
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Nearly 60% of UK employers consider defined contribution (DC) master trusts to be the "most suitable" pension fund for their employees, according to research by Buck.
Companies which have tried to dodge their pension duties by changing their identities are being "hunted" by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) in a crackdown on non-compliance with auto-enrolment (AE).
Removing liquidity restrictions would enable DC funds to capitalise on the potentially higher and safer returns that DB schemes have benefitted from, says Patrick Marshall.