TITLE

Regulatory tone

AUTHOR(S)
Ellison, Robin
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Pensions: An International Journal;Nov2011, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p221
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the attitudes of regulators in the pension industry which is said to have aggressive attitudes, and face several complaints. He states that the regulators do not only need to regulate but they must also explain why they regulate, wherein their decisions may involve reward and a balance of risk. He mentions several steps in improving the issues in pension industry including tone of communications, determination, and training of senior staffs for regulation.
ACCESSION #
67511180

 

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