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  • One in four UK homes remain uninsured

    Added: Mon, 04/02/2019 - 13:00
    A quarter of UK homes have no insurance covering their possessions, despite the cost falling to the lowest levels recorded by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) since 2012.
  • DB pension scheme consolidation set to become 'commonplace'

    Added: Fri, 01/02/2019 - 13:26
    More than half of pension professionals in the UK believe superfunds will become an increasingly common solution for defined benefit (DB) schemes, a survey has found.
  • Pension funds suffer biggest losses since financial crash

    Added: Wed, 30/01/2019 - 13:30
    The average UK pension fund experienced its biggest loss since the financial crash last year, with less than one in ten generating positive investment returns.
  • Investors urge fast food giants to root out climate risks

    Added: Wed, 30/01/2019 - 13:00
    More than 80 investors with $6.4trn (£5trn) in assets under management have told six of the world's largest fast food companies to urgently tackle climate and water risks in their supply chains.
  • US life insurers missing out on $70bn in premiums

    Added: Tue, 29/01/2019 - 12:40
    The average life insurance policyholder in the US is massively underinsured, new research has found, with firms potentially missing out on almost $70bn (£53bn) in annual premiums.
  • FCA proposes new 'investment pathways' for drawdown customers

    Added: Mon, 28/01/2019 - 14:32
    Firms could be forced to offer a range of investment options to customers that enter pension drawdown without taking advice, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has announced today.
  • Cybercrime set to cost businesses $5.2trn over five years

    Added: Mon, 28/01/2019 - 13:24
    Cyber attacks could hit companies with $5.2trn (£4trn) in additional costs and lost revenue over the next five years, research by consultancy firm Accenture has found.
  • UK and Switzerland agree post-Brexit insurance deal

    Added: Mon, 28/01/2019 - 13:00
    The UK and Switzerland reached an agreement to allow free trade between each other's insurance sectors post-Brexit at the World Economic Forum in Davos last Friday.
  • New IFRS 17 amendments proposed

    Added: Fri, 25/01/2019 - 12:24
    The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has agreed by a significant majority to discuss changing several key aspects of IFRS 17 insurance contracts.
  • Thousands of investors fall victim to pension scams

    Added: Wed, 23/01/2019 - 12:25
    The UK government's Insolvency Service has wound up 24 companies involved in pension scams since 2015, with 3,750 investors duped by fraudsters during that time.


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