Former BHS boss convicted for failing to turn information over to regulator

The Pensions Regulator has won its court battle with former BHS boss Dominic Chappell, who has been found guilty of failing to disclose information to the regulator. Chappell was the majority shareholder in the company that purchased BHS for £1. He failed to supply to TPR regarding that sale and transactions thereafter as it investigated […]


Global debt hits all time high of $233trn

Worldwide debt has risen to a record $233trn (£172trn), latest figures show. A rise of $16trn between the end of 2016 and the third quarter of last year has taken private non-financial sector debt to all time highs in countries from South Korea and Hong Kong to France and Turkey, according to an Institute of […]

Aberdeen Standard Investments and Big Issue partner for impact fund

Big Issue Invest has partnered with Aberdeen Standard Investments to launch its first equity vehicle, the UK Equity Impact–Employment Opportunities fund. Managed by investment director Lesley Duncan, the fund will invest in companies that promote and implement good employment opportunities and practices, the firm says. The portfolio will typically comprise companies where at least 50 […]


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