Latest articles from Nick Reeve

Tesco poaches LGIM equities chief

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Tesco is building an in-house fund management team, beginning with Legal & General Investment Management’s (LGIM) Ian King, to manage its equity portfolio.

Double opportunity

With a decade of experience in real estate investments, Ben Jones now combines property with fixed income to offer long-term investors security as well as growth. He talks to Nick Reeve

Fees: all take, and no give

Two reports into fund management have slammed the charges managers apply to their funds, claiming they often exceed the funds’ returns.

Directors tried to slip debt onto lifeboat fund

Two directors of a Gateshead-based company have been accused of attempting to dump its pension scheme liabilities onto the Pension Protection Fund (PPF).

Churchill takes Nest chair

Lawrence Churchill, current chairman of the Pension Protection Fund (PPF), has taken on the same role at Nest Corporation, the body established to roll out the Nest project from 2012.

Nest charges announced

The government’s publication of the charging structure for the National Employment Savings Trust (Nest) has provoked murmurs of discontent from industry commentators.

IP appoints Trenner to its board

Intelligent Pensions (IP) has promoted David Trenner to its board of directors.

Hymans hires Vita pair

Hymans Robertson has appointed two partners from its sister company, longevity specialist Club Vita.

Charity funds threatened

Fresh concerns have been raised about the funding of pension schemes attached to UK charities, after a branch of the YMCA in Wales was threatened with insolvency.

LV moves Rowney to life and pensions MD

LV has appointed Richard Rowney as managing director of its life and pensions business.