Four years before the financial collapse, Goldman Sachs executive George Herbert Walker IV had much to be thankful for. “I have been fortunate enough to be part of the leadership teams of US restructuring, European privatizations, global pension management and now investments in hedge funds and private equity,” he saidRead More →

DAVOS, Switzerland – Another leading figure in the financial industry is warning major pension systems to refrain from investing retirees’ money in hedge funds. In a meeting Thursday at the World Economic Forum, billionaire investor George Soros cited the management fees charged by hedge funds as saying it is unwiseRead More →

Full board credit: your weekly income at £ 177.10 if you are single your joint weekly income of £ 270.30 if you have a partner You can get additional amounts if you have other responsibilities and costs. The top-up and the additional amounts are called “guarantee credit”. If you haveRead More →

You must live in England, Scotland or Wales and be of statutory retirement age to be eligible for pension credit. If you are from the EU, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein, you and your family usually also need settlement or pre-settlement status under the settlement program of the EU toRead More →