SEI Investments, a leading global provider of consolidated defined benefit solutions, has been retained by the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), the US equivalent of the Pension Protection Fund. SEI will provide critical financial modelling and associated analysis designed to show the impact of pension finance on overall corporate finance. The resulting information will allow PBGC to more accurately predict the impact of economic, market and policy changes on plan funding and plan sponsors’ financial condition.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.