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Lloyds close to sell Scottish Widows Investment Partnership

Lloyds close to sell Scottish Widows Investment Partnership | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
FTSE 100 fund manager Aberdeen Asset Management is believed to be one of a handful of bidders still in the running.
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Head of Barclays' wealth business Horrell quits - Reuters UK

Head of Barclays' wealth business Horrell quits - Reuters UK | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Reuters UK Head of Barclays' wealth business Horrell quits Reuters UK Barclays has struggled for several years to build its wealth business to the size and profitability it wants and last September unveiled plans to simplify and narrow its focus in...
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With time bomb ticking, city must act on pensions - Chicago Sun-Times

With time bomb ticking, city must act on pensions - Chicago Sun-Times | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
With time bomb ticking, city must act on pensions Chicago Sun-Times If the city's already-low credit rating drops just one notch — highly likely if the city's massive police and fire pension bills aren't dealt with — the city could be on the...
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Sainsbury’s drivers on Merseyside to walk-out in pensions row tomorrow

Sainsbury’s drivers on Merseyside to walk-out in pensions row tomorrow | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Nearly 200 drivers at the Sainsbury’s distribution centre at Haydock on Merseyside will walk-out for two hours tomorrow in a dispute which could see some of them lose tens of thousands of pounds from their pension pots.
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Congress could apply a 'haircut' to previously sacrosanct pensions. - In These Times

Congress could apply a 'haircut' to previously sacrosanct pensions. - In These Times | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Congress could apply a 'haircut' to previously sacrosanct pensions.
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SIPPs urged not to invest in alternative assets - ifaonline.co.uk

SIPPs urged not to invest in alternative assets - ifaonline.co.uk | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
SIPPs urged not to invest in alternative assets ifaonline.co.uk Speaking at the Henry Stewart SIPPs and Retirement Options conference Regulatory Legal director Gareth Fatchett argued due diligence processes need to be tightened up.
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Pumped up pensions to become thing of the past - New York Daily News

Pumped up pensions to become thing of the past - New York Daily News | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
New York Daily News Pumped up pensions to become thing of the past New York Daily News The state is coming after government workers who run up high overtime bills in their last days on the job to pump up their pensions, the Daily News has learned.
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Detroit retiree committee challenges city's offer on pensions - The Detroit News

Detroit retiree committee challenges city's offer on pensions - The Detroit News | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
The Fiscal Times Detroit retiree committee challenges city's offer on pensions The Detroit News A committee representing Detroit's retirees said Thursday if they accept the city's earlier offer to settle $11.5 billion in unsecured claims for $2...
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Workplace 2020: Sourcing Talent for the Workplace of the Future - Wired

Workplace 2020: Sourcing Talent for the Workplace of the Future - Wired | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Workplace 2020: Sourcing Talent for the Workplace of the Future Wired Communities & Crowdsourcing: Bring the job to the worker rather than the worker to the job with platforms like oDesk, CloudSpokes and TopCoder.
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UK energy firm stokes growing political row with price hike - Reuters UK

UK energy firm stokes growing political row with price hike - Reuters UK | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
BBC News UK energy firm stokes growing political row with price hike Reuters UK It said politicians could help consumers by transferring the costs from the energy bill payer to the taxpayer, which would immediately take 4 billion pounds off UK...
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Bravura Solutions launches version 3 of Sonata, its next generation wealth and life software solution – Bravura Solutions

Bravura Solutions launches version 3 of Sonata, its next generation wealth and life software solution – Bravura Solutions | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
[News] Sonata v3 meets the needs of converging super and retail investment industries http://t.co/d6S3eXz3Jx
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Polish Plan on Pensions Arouses Sharp Criticism - New York Times

Polish Plan on Pensions Arouses Sharp Criticism - New York Times | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Polish Plan on Pensions Arouses Sharp Criticism New York Times Despite the government's assurances that pensioners will eventually get their money, critics say that withdrawing the bonds, without compensating the fund managers, is tantamount to a...
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Consumers Distrust Investment Industry, Roame Says

Consumers Distrust Investment Industry, Roame Says | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Financial Advisor Magazine created exclusively for advisors by highly experienced editorial and publishing teams.
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Public-service pension complaints 'unacceptably high' - Irish Times

Public-service pension complaints 'unacceptably high' - Irish Times | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Public-service pension complaints 'unacceptably high'
Irish Times
Public service pension schemes are the source of an “unacceptably high proportion” of all complaints to his office, the pensions ombudsman Paul Kenny has said.
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Public workers to pay more in 2015 for pensions

Public workers to pay more in 2015 for pensions | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
South Carolina's public workers will again pay slightly more of their salary to maintain their retirement benefits. (SC Headlines: Public workers to pay more in 2015 for pensions: South Carolina's public workers will again pay ...
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Sweeney proposes budget to fund pensions - Cherry Hill Courier Post

Sweeney proposes budget to fund pensions - Cherry Hill Courier Post | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Sweeney proposes budget to fund pensions Cherry Hill Courier Post Sweeney unveiled his $34.4 billion budget proposal the same day trustees for one of New Jersey's public employee pension funds voted to sue over Christie's plan to skip a $900...
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Growing the social investment market: a vision and strategy - Publications - GOV.UK

Growing the social investment market: a vision and strategy - Publications - GOV.UK | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
The government’s vision of a thriving social investment market where social ventures can access the capital they need to grow.
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Bank of England keeps UK interest rates at 0.5% - BBC News

Bank of England keeps UK interest rates at 0.5% - BBC News | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Shock! Horror! BBC News Bank of England keeps UK interest rates at 0.5% BBC News The Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has again voted to keep interest rates on hold at 0.5%. It has kept the key borrowing rate at that level since March 2009.
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FCA launches another thematic review into Sipps - FT Adviser

FCA launches another thematic review into Sipps - FT Adviser | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
FCA launches another thematic review into Sipps FT Adviser Self-invested pension operators are once again to fall under the spotlight of the regulator after it launched yet another thematic review into the sector on the same day that it republished...
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Church of England sees momentum for ethical investment - Reuters

Church of England sees momentum for ethical investment - Reuters | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Church of England sees momentum for ethical investment Reuters LONDON (Reuters) - The global financial crisis has strengthened the Church of England's drive for more ethical business practices by making companies and shareholders more receptive to...
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UK asylum seekers 'told to prove they are gay' - BBC News

UK asylum seekers 'told to prove they are gay' - BBC News | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
What are they going to do? Introduce a mince test? Arrest women in pairs who aren't wearing denim dungarees? Story below... Belfast Telegraph UK asylum seekers 'told to prove they are gay' BBC News Gay and lesbian people seeking asylum in the UK from persecution abroad are being ordered to "prove" their sexuality, MPs have said.
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The Performance Side of Pensions - Governing

The Performance Side of Pensions - Governing | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
The Performance Side of Pensions Governing All eyes have been on the underfunding of public pension plans.
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What A US Default Would Mean For Pensions, China And Social Security - NPR (blog)

What A US Default Would Mean For Pensions, China And Social Security - NPR (blog) | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
NPR (blog) What A US Default Would Mean For Pensions, China And Social Security NPR (blog) What would happen if Congress doesn't raise the debt ceiling and the U.S. defaults on its debt later this month?
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Russia's 110 richest people own a third of country's wealth

Russia's 110 richest people own a third of country's wealth | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
A staggering 35 per cent of household wealth in Russia is owned by just 110 people, the highest level of inequality in the world barring a few small Caribbean islands, a report by a major investment bank says.
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Picking Winners? Investment Consultants' Recommendations of Fund Managers

Picking Winners? Investment Consultants' Recommendations of Fund Managers | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
Picking Winners? Investment Consultants' Recommendations of Fund Managers Source: Social Science Research Network U.S. plan sponsors managing over $13 trillion rely on investment consultants for ad...
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Even After Bankruptcy Reorganization, Vallejo, Calif., Struggles with Pensions - Reason (blog)

Even After Bankruptcy Reorganization, Vallejo, Calif., Struggles with Pensions - Reason (blog) | futureproofmoney | Scoop.it
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Even After Bankruptcy Reorganization, Vallejo, Calif., Struggles with Pensions
Reason (blog)
Don't forget to add the cost of the lawsuit when you try to cut Before Stockton and San Bernardino and Detroit, there was Vallejo, California.
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