Towards the end of January, the government called for evidence on adjusting discount rates, as it promised in the Autumn Statement last year.
An adjustment has been debated for some time, with the National Association of Pension Funds and the Confederation of British Industry calling for discount rates changes in order to protect their members....
David Hutchins looks at the recent FCA interim market study and asks better value can be delivered to members.
PP research finds disagreement on whether transfers to SSASs are the problem and should be barred.
Aon Hewitt, Mercer and Willis Towers Watson have joined forces in calling for measures to tackle transparency and competition issues raised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
This week's top stories included coverage of the DWP's much-anticipated green paper on defined benefit (DB) regulation, and ARC Pensions Law's plans to open a Leeds office.