Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 17:28 |
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has updated its guidance on valuations for schemes with insolvent sponsors.
The bulk annuity market will hit £20bn in the next few years, driven by growing appetite from insurers and the maturing of defined benefit (DB) schemes, says KPMG.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 10:41 |
The Ofcom Staff Pension Plan has secured a £50m buy-in with Legal and General (L&G), covering approximately 30 pensioners and 320 deferred members.
Professional Pensions | 15 Oct 2014 | 11:56 |
LCP has added a buy-in pricing tracker to its online valuation tool which uses up-to-date information from the biggest insurers to help clients make de-risking decisions.
Professional Pensions | 15 Oct 2014 | 10:31 |
Just Retirement has completed its biggest bulk annuity deal to date, a £75m buy-in with an unnamed scheme.
Professional Pensions | 14 Oct 2014 | 16:54 |
Legal and General Investment Management (LGIM) has launched a fiduciary management service alongside a set of funds aimed at schemes targeting a buyout.
Professional Pensions | 13 Oct 2014 | 13:29 |
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has set its levy estimate for 2015/16 at £635m, 10% lower than this year’s total, and said there could be further reductions to come.
Professional Pensions | 06 Oct 2014 | 12:05 |
UK schemes have increased longevity assumptions by six months in the last three years, according to research from Mercer.
Professional Pensions | 29 Sep 2014 | 13:12 |
The ICI Pension Fund agreed a £3.6bn buy-in earlier this year. Natasha Browne hears from chief executive Heath Mottram about how it went
Professional Pensions | 25 Sep 2014 | 12:51 |
Housing associations could face triple cost increases under the next valuation of the Social Housing Pension Scheme (SHPS), according to Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP).
Professional Pensions | 24 Sep 2014 | 13:18 |
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) will relax the tough stance it intended to take on non-property asset backed contributions (ABCs) after concluding a consultation on changes to its levy, PP understands.
Professional Pensions | 09 Sep 2014 | 13:26 |
The Art Fund is trying to raise £15.75m to prevent the Wedgwood Museum’s collection being broken up as part of its scheme’s transfer to the Pension Protection Fund (PPF).
Professional Pensions | 03 Sep 2014 | 13:20 |
Pension fund trustees are increasingly responsible for managing risk, but lack the skills to do, according to research by a pension consultancy.
Professional Pensions | 03 Sep 2014 | 12:21 |
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