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  • Investors favour a 'clean Brexit'

    Added: Thu, 22/06/2017 - 18:15
    One year on since the EU referendum and the majority of personal investors believe the government should be prepared to walk away from Brexit negotiations rather than end up with a bad deal.
  • Data protection regulation to hit firms with €4.7bn in fines

    Added: Thu, 22/06/2017 - 17:00
    European financial institutions are forecast to breach incoming General Data Protection Regulation at least 384 times in the first three years of its implementation.
  • Oil and gas leaders back carbon tax

    Added: Thu, 22/06/2017 - 13:25
    BP, Shell, Total, and ExonMobil have all backed proposals for a gradually rising and revenue-neutral carbon tax in order to significantly reduce carbon emissions.
  • Queen's Speech: Crackdown on whiplash claims while pension plans shelved

    Added: Wed, 21/06/2017 - 15:39
    New rules will be introduced to crack down on fraudulent whiplash claims, it was announced in the Queen's speech this morning.
  • Firms driven by purpose over profit

    Added: Wed, 21/06/2017 - 13:56
    Only 15% of business leaders worldwide believe their companies' main purpose is to maximise shareholder value, according to a report by EY released today.
  • IFoA announce gender diversity mentoring scheme

    Added: Tue, 20/06/2017 - 18:04
    A pioneering mentoring scheme has been designed to address a lack of gender diversity at senior levels of the actuarial profession, with support from the Institute and faculty of Actuaries (IFoA).
  • Ability to meet DB pension obligations at lowest point since recession

    Added: Tue, 20/06/2017 - 14:42
    FTSE350 firms are finding it harder to fulfil their defined benefit (DB) pension obligations now than at any point since 2009, according to research by PwC.
  • UK GDP and investment forecasts upgraded

    Added: Tue, 20/06/2017 - 12:35
    The CBI projects that UK GDP will increase by 1.6% this year and 1.4% in 2018, up from its November forecasts of 1.3% and 1.1% respectively.
  • Longer working lives could boost economy by £80bn

    Added: Tue, 20/06/2017 - 10:50
    The UK could boost its GDP by £80bn if the employment rate among its older workers was as high as it is in Sweden, according to research by PwC released today.
  • Global CO2 emissions to peak in 2026

    Added: Mon, 19/06/2017 - 17:00
    CO2 emissions from power generation will peak in 2026, and be 4% lower in 2040 than they were last year, according to a new report by Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF).


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