Investor confidence in Europe dropped by 4.9 points in August despite higher than expected growth and unrealised political risk, according to research by State Street Global Exchange.
Its European Investor Confidence Index (ICI) was 89.3 as of August 23, down from 94.2 in July, which helped to pull down the Global ICI by 2.1 points to 106.8 in August. The ICI measures investor confidence...
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has set out plans to use "new regulatory initiatives" with over 1,000 schemes as it aims to tighten its regulatory grip and boost member outcomes.
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced it is delaying the provision of data that will enable pension schemes to confirm the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) benefits to pay to members until the end of the year.
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