Rupert Pennant-Rea has been named as the new chairman of Defaqto Group. He is a former editor of The Economist and deputy governor of the Bank of England.
Gordon Brown last week gave what many observers believe to be his last major public performance as Chancellor as he delivered what will probably be his final pre-Budget statement.
The compliance burden across the European Union has reached an estimated one trillion euros a year, according to the European Insurance and Reinsurance Federation.CER acting director general Eric Fischer says the increased compliance costs and bureaucracy – with more than 30 insurance-related legislative, regulatory and supervisory bodies at EU and international level – is putting […]
Brown accused after it emerges he criticised Conservatives for rejecting ombudsman ruling.
Have you got pipeline pension term assurance that you are concerned about following the pre-Budget report changes?No “We have pipeline business but we are not concerned about it. We just have to get on and do what we are allowed to do. How can you get rid of something that has only been in for […]
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