Conventional wisdom is a dangerous thing. Prior to the financial crisis of 2008, conventional wisdom saw banks pile into risky mortgage-backed securities.
Unsurprisingly, since that proved to be a fantastic miscalculation, commentators and investors alike are cautious of anything that resembles unanimity in investment practice. So it was that this week...
PTL has appointed Karein Davie as a client director in its Birmingham office.
The level of interest rate hedging increased to £29.5bn of liabilities in the second quarter as pension funds continued to de-risk, according to BMO Global Asset Management's research.
UK inflation has risen for the first time since November to 2.5% in July, up from 2.4% in June, thanks to rising fuel costs and the price of computer games.
The number of DB pension scheme trustees targeting a buyout with an insurer has increased significantly in the past five years, latest research from Willis Towers Watson shows.