Twenty-five Labour MPs have urged leader Jeremy Corbyn to go the “extra step” if there is a chance of agreeing a Brexit deal in talks with Prime Minister Theresa May.


Today we focus on the challenge for companies managing pension funds and what happens they move into large deficits.

Finance directors need to play a key role in responding to the issue of growing deficits.

They should also seek to avoid large deficits developing in pension funds their companies sponsor.


As a sign of the times, the clothing brand Pretty Green, previously owned by Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher was confirmed as taken over by retailer JD Sports yesterday- a story first revealed by Financial Director by twitter on Monday.