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Philippa Connaughton joins Sackers

Sackers, the UK’s leading law firm for pension scheme employers, trustees and providers, announced today that Philippa Connaughton has joined the firm as a partner. Philippa was a partner at RPC and head of pensions from 2013 to 2015. She was formerly of Counsel at Linklaters, having qualified at Rowe and Maw. She advises employers and […]

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Confronting the issue of long-term care

Tony Müdd, Divisional Director at St. James’s Place, comments on the options for end of life care: “The number of British people aged 75 or over is expected to double by 20301, yet very few of us are prepared for an extended old age, whether in terms of saving or preparing for accommodation or care […]

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MUFG Investor Services appoints John Sergides as Global Head of Business Development & Marketing

Bermuda, Wednesday 16 December 2015 – MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed John Sergides as Managing Director, Global Head, Business Development & Marketing. The appointment, which reinforces MUFG’s commitment to the asset servicing sector, is effective from 14 December 2015 and coincides with the completion of […]

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Kim Vernau, Chief Executive Officer, BLP Insurance, comments on the key barriers to growth in the UK construction industry in 2016

“The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement was filled with promise and could kick start momentum in the New Year for property developers and housebuilders. However, too much demand and not enough supply remain the obvious issues, and addressing these long term challenges will need to happen well beyond 2016. “The industry is suffering from a severe dearth […]

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A problem with your Christmas present? Baby boomers most likely to complain

With countless online shoppers awaiting a flurry of deliveries in time for Christmas, many could sadly be left disappointed with damaged or faulty goods. However, despite the UK’s reputation as a nation of complainers, research from Equifax reveals that only 32% of millennials (18-33 year olds) would always contact a company to complain if a […]

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US tri-party reform is just the first step in the evolution of wholesale funding markets, according to new joint BNY Mellon-PwC study

LONDON, NEW YORK, December 10, 2015 – Market participants must recalibrate business and operational models if they are to accommodate and benefit from fundamental changes within wholesale funding markets, according to a new BNY Mellon research paper published in conjunction with PwC Financial Services. The newly released paper – The Future of Wholesale Funding Markets: […]

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SuMi Trust’s Genzo Kimura shares his outlook for 2016

Genzo Kimura, Economist at SuMi TRUST, shares his outlook for 2016:  “One of the biggest challenges for the world economy in 2016 will be figuring out how to muddle through an environment of high interest rates, with anticipation for a US Fed rate hike.  The good news for the new year is that rates should rise […]

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Sackers hires new litigation associate

Sackers has recruited Alasdair Blackshaw as an associate, taking the firm’s total number of lawyers to 51. Alasdair joins Sackers from Pinsent Masons where he undertook his training contract and qualified in 2015. He joins the Pensions & Investment Litigation team, consistently ranked in the top tier by both Chambers UK and the Legal 500 […]

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Miton’s Anthony Rayner: Is high yield junk?

Anthony Rayner, co-manager of Miton’s multi-asset fund range, comments on the prospects for high yield bonds: The corporate revenue environment remains poor and corporate earnings are struggling Defaults globally are set to be the highest this year since 2009 The end of the era of cheap money is in sight, and the misallocation of capital […]

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