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Does Pension Freedom need a "disinvestment default"?

The success of auto-enrolment in encouraging 7 million new pension savers to stay in, has been attributed to the power of inertia. There may be some goodwill generated by “pension freedoms” but even workplace pension providers accept that most new workers in pensions are there because it was more trouble not to be! 850 more words


'End investment in fossil fuels' occupation at King's College London

Students at Kings College are occupying part of the Strand Campus in order to pressure management to disinvest from fossil fuels. Ewan Nicolson reports from the protest. 570 more words


Budget Impact Analysis - Banking & Financial Sector

By Payal Sachdeva and Tuhina Kumar


  1. Increase in tax concessions on bad loan provisioning as the Asset Quality Review by RBI has led to a steep increase in provisioning.
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Seattle City Council Pulls Out Of A $3 Billion Investment For The Dakota Access Pipeline - TruthTheory | The Galactic Free Press

By Jess Murray Truth Theory

A decision has been made by a committee of the Seattle City Council after vote results favoured a divestment of $3 billion of city money from Wells Fargo,  … 22 more words

Freeing up of IRCTC and IRCON is good news for Indian Railways.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley slipped in two big steps concerning the Indian Railways during the Union Budget 2017 speech. He announced that the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) and the Indian Railway Construction Company Limited (IRCON) will be listed on the bourses. 652 more words

Budget 2017: Key policy proposals

The Indian government has unveiled its most ambitious target for public share sales so far, looking to capitalise on the robust domestic capital markets to cut its annual deficit. 542 more words

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Canon could buy Toshiba’s stake in its disinvestment plan

If Japan’s Canon were to buy Toshiba’s stake, the business would maintain its Japanese profile.

Japan’s Kyodo news agency has reported, without citing any sources, that Canon Inc is weighing its investment options in Toshiba Corp. 74 more words