Professional Pensions | 01 Sep 2015 | 11:04
Pensions Insurance Corporation (PIC) has invested in £70m of Consumer Prices Index (CPI) linked secured debt issued by the Church of England Pensions Board (CEPB).
Rising longevity poses a much greater threat to companies with defined benefit (DB) pension schemes than low interest rates, Fitch Ratings has warned.
Professional Pensions | 28 Aug 2015 | 12:54 |
Employers could have to pay up to 10% more to buy out pension schemes after Solvency II regulations for insurers come in next year, says PwC.
Professional Pensions | 26 Aug 2015 | 13:31 |
Alternative funding structures, now commonplace in the private sector, are being discussed at local government level to help cash-strapped employers, finds Stephanie Baxter
Professional Pensions | 21 Aug 2015 | 12:10 |
Operating profits at Pension Insurance Company rose in the first six months of the year, despite a 62% drop in new business for the bulk annuity provider.
Professional Pensions | 20 Aug 2015 | 13:44 |
Legal and General (L&G) has reinsured longevity risk relating to $2.9bn (£1.9bn) of pension liabilities in its bulk annuity business through Prudential Retirement Insurance and Annuity Company.
Professional Pensions | 20 Aug 2015 | 12:59 |
Plans to release public funds on setting up a special purpose vehicle (SPV) for Newham Pension Fund have been called in by the council’s overview and scrutiny (OS) committee following concerns.
Professional Pensions | 18 Aug 2015 | 12:21 |
A string of mid-sized transactions have made for a record-breaking second quarter in the bulk annuity market, according to data from LCP.
Professional Pensions | 17 Aug 2015 | 13:09 |
Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) has seen its funding deficit increase by £2.4bn in its latest triennial valuation as low gilt yields pushed up its liabilities.
Professional Pensions | 13 Aug 2015 | 12:09 |
The Pension Protection Fund is £3.6bn in surplus so is there potential for the lifeboat fund to begin insuring its liabilities? Natasha Browne investigates
Professional Pensions | 31 Jul 2015 | 16:03
KPMG’s Wayne Segers says in some cases compromising benefits is the least bad option
Professional Pensions | 31 Jul 2015 | 13:18 |
Newham Council has proposed creating an asset-backed special purpose vehicle (SPV) to reduce cash contributions to finance its defined benefit (DB) pension scheme.
Professional Pensions | 29 Jul 2015 | 14:02 |
4imprint is working to cut the liabilities in its defined benefit scheme by turning a £25m pensioner buy-in into a partial buyout and launching a liability transfer exercise for deferred members.
Professional Pensions | 29 Jul 2015 | 13:22 |
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