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Pakistan Rules Out ISIS (Daesh) Presence

Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary, Aizaz Ahmed Chadhry, has ruled out any possibility of the existence of the Islamic State (more commonly known as Daesh) in the country. There have been reports of lower level extremist organizations reaching out to the infamous group […]

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New Jersey Court Dismisses Fairfax Suit Against Exis Capital

New Jersey Superior Court Judge dismissed a long-running lawsuit filed by Canada’s Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd against Exis Capital fund manager Adam Sender, saying the claim was not supported by law. The multi-billion lawsuit was filed in 2006 against a […]

Pension Risk Increases In 2015

Pension Risk Increases In 2015

Pension Risk Increases Slightly For Fortune 1000 Plan Sponsors In 2015 by Brendan McFarland, Tower Watson Volatile economic conditions over recent years combined with larger funding gaps have sharpened defined benefit (DB) plan sponsors’ concerns about the financial risk posed […]

#BoEOpenForum

#BoEOpenForum

Here’s some of the key themes and challenges coming out of #BoEOpenForum drawn by our visual artists Here's some of the key themes and challenges coming out of #BoEOpenForum drawn by our visual artists pic.twitter.com/wEo8fKFd5x — Bank of England (@bankofengland) […]

The Gig Economy Is The New Normal

The Gig Economy Is The New Normal

Thoughts From The Frontline: The Gig Economy Is The New Normal by John Mauldin An already-confusing employment environment grew even more complicated this past week. Many readers responded to my “Crime in the Jobs Report” letter with their own stories. […]