Confidence among European institutional investors fell by nearly 10 points this month as geopolitical events and stock market volatility hit, but remains positive, according to State Street Global Exchange.
The recent failure of Italy to form a government, as well as continuing trade war fears between the US and China, led the firm's investor confidence index for Europe to fall from 111 points to 101.5 points...
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has revamped the standards for its Pension Quality Mark (PQM) in a bid to raise the quality of single-employer defined contribution schemes.
People approaching retirement are "systematically misjudging" their longevity and undervaluing annuities, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) says.
Professional Pensions is holding a breakfast briefing on engaging defined contribution (DC) members on 7 February.
Panellists at a PP webinar discuss October's High Court judgment on GMP equalisation, how schemes have responded, what their strategies should be, and how the industry can approach it.