Pension managers failing to prepare for euro launch

Prickett, Ruth
October 1998
People Management;10/1/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 19, p15
Points out the need for Great Britain to prepare for the impact economic and monetary union with Europe. Importance for people managing pension funds to be prepared also; Expected changes in investment climate; Suggestions to update computer systems and train staff prior to launch; Guidelines issued by National Association of Pension Funds.


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