Shareholder Rights Directive pensions trustees

The UK government has outlined what it expects of pensions trustees under the new Shareholder Rights Directive II (SRD II), in an announcement made this month. SRD II was introduced to improve transparency and stewardship of occupational pensions schemes so members and stakeholders could better understand their investments. The schemes are required to document and […]

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EuropeanIssuers, the pan-European organisation representing listed companies across Europe, has reminded the European Commission (EC) about the need for fee transparency amongst custodians. The Brussels-based industry body, representing issuers in over 14 countries counting together some 9,200 listed companies with a combined market value of some € 4,500 billion responded to the EC consultation on […]

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