Jonathan Stapleton looks at research from Llewellyn Consulting, which analyses the impact of DB liabilities on the share price of FTSE100 firms.
At a Glance There is broadly a 1:1 effect of deficits on the market value of firms when measured on a ‘risk free’ basis This is equivalent to an additional risk premium of 20% of disclosed pension...
As the government's review into AE kicks off, how should the policy progress post-staging? James Phillips explores the industry view
David Brooks says consolidation is not the only option for DB schemes
This week's top stories include a Treasury letter confirming no changes to pensions tax relief in the near future, and Frank Field questioning the level of benefits promised to BHS members.
Catherine Howarth looks at what issues the auto-enrolment consultation should focus on