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Pearson agrees deal to insure third of pension scheme risk

LONDON Publisher Pearson said on Tuesday it had agreed a deal to insure a third of its pension scheme liabilities totalling 1.2 billion pounds with Legal & General and Aviva .

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Don't fear the euro: investors stick with European stocks

MILAN The surging euro has played spoilsport with what had become global investors' top trade this year -- buying European equities - though for some recent weakness in stocks offers a chance to reshuffle portfolios and stay invested.

Business, Market Analysis, 14 Sep 2017

Commentary: Rising pound good news for Bank of England, not so much for UK stocks

LONDON Sterling's bounce back to a one-year high against the dollar this week may be welcome news for the Bank of England, but not for UK stock market investors.

UK's pension investment advisers to face full competition probe

LONDON Britain's competition regulator has launched an investigation into investment consultants following concerns about conflicts of interest in an industry advising on the management of over 1.6 trillion pounds of pension and other funds.

Business, Money, Money Home, 14 Sep 2017

EU markets watchdog warns investors of market bubble threat

FRANKFURT Rock-bottom interest rates and political uncertainty such as Brexit mean risks of an asset price bubble are at their highest, a European markets watchdog said on Tuesday, in an unusually strongly worded warning to investors.

Business, Money, Money Home 13 Sep 2017