The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has launched a second consultation on the back of its Asset Management Market Study into the transparency of fund objectives and the use of benchmarks.
Following the consultation the regulator plans to publish guidance on how fund managers should make their funds' objectives "more useful" to investors, such as by avoiding jargon, and will stipulate when...
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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.