Tag Archives: Benefits

Microsoft India enhances paternal leave benefits

NEW DELHI, APR 22:   Microsoft India today said it has enhanced all types of paternal leave benefits and introduced a new family caregiver leave — which entails four weeks of paid leave to take care of an immediate family member. From April 21, Microsoft India has enhanced all types of paternal leave benefits such as paternity, adoption and… Read More »

Tata Steel UK workers accept cuts to pension benefits

Tata Steel’s (TISC.NS) British workers voted on Wednesday to accept pension benefit cuts in return for safeguards on jobs and investment, although the Indian company’s plan to spin off its entire UK pension scheme still faces regulatory hurdles. Wednesday’s vote allows Britain’s largest steelmaker to close its 15 billion pound British Steel Pension Scheme (BSPS) to future accrual… Read More »

Benefits of ‘dark pool’ share trading outweigh risks, UK watchdog says

The benefits of dark pools, where investors can trade shares anonymously, outweigh the risks, an analysis from Britain’s markets watchdog said on Thursday. Dark pools, which feature in Michael Lewis’s best-seller book “Flash Boys”, have come under fire from some financial experts who say they are poorly regulated and that traders working in them do not always get… Read More »