Yong-Moon Kim has joined Credit Suisse Asset Management as managing director and head of global equities for asset management. Yong-Moon arrives from Mirae and will report to head of equities for asset management Kim Goodwin.
The Jersey Financial Services Commission and the British Virgin Islands Financial Services Commission have signed a memorandum of understanding that will further co-operation between the two regulatory bodies.
Just Retirement and The Hartford edged out more established product providers to make the top three of Sesame’s first provider service index.The survey found Just Retirement was ranked top for service by its members, followed by Skandia and The Hartford. Friends Provident and Standard Life were ranked fourth and fifth.Axa was ranked the worst with […]
Poor administration on pension transfer business is damaging the industry and must be tackled head on, says Suffolk Life director of sales and marketing John Moret.The Pensions Ombudsman’s annual report for 2006/07 showed that pension transfer business was the second-highest cause of complaints with 158 cases, representing 13.9 per cent of all complaints.Moret says he […]
As we hurtle towards the new year, it is worth remembering much of the so-called client-centricity discussed is, in fact, little more than process that will not determine whether you win, lose or draw. Sure, a process needs to be reliable, cost-efficient and to point the right service at the right people. But it is […]
The Association of Member Nominated Trustees and the UK Sustainable Investment Association have urged pension funds to keep an eye on whether their investment consultants’ sustainable investment advice lives up to the minimum service requirements under regulation. The AMNT and UKSIF says consultants should meet minimum requirements as soon as possible so as not to […]