Financial Regulatory Forum

India opposition “open minded” on plans to open pension, insurance sectors

April 9, 2010

By Bappa Majumdar

NEW DELHI, April 9 (Reuters) – India’s main opposition party will not block government plans to open the insurance and pension sectors to foreign investments if it helps the people, but opposes a nuclear liability bill, its leader said on Friday.

Pension funds join battle over EU hedge fund rules

August 4, 2009

By Joel Dimmock
LONDON, Aug 4 (Reuters) – British pension funds have begun exerting pressure to change proposed European Union rules that would impose new regulations on the hedge fund and alternative investment sector.