Plans to close General Electric aviation’s defined benefit scheme could halt production at the world’s largest aeroplane engine producer after angry workers threatened strike action.
GE, the globe's number one manufacturer of plane engines, is currently in consultation over proposals to close its DB scheme to new members, increase employee contributions and introduce reforms to its...
The belief that maturing DB schemes should automatically move into bonds and gilts is being increasingly challenged. Kristian Brunt-Seymour explores alternatives to the traditional de-risking model
Britain's vote to leave the European Union has shocked pollsters and investors, but what are the legislative and regulatory changes schemes and trustees can expect? James Phillips reports
The combined deficit of UK defined benefit (DB) pension schemes has hit £900bn following Britain's historic decision to leave the EU.
The secondary annuities market will only work if the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) puts in place adequate protections to prevent consumers being ripped off.