Pension schemes are missing the “biggest opportunity in recent history” to improve their funding levels by continuing to buy sovereign bonds, Gatemore Capital Management warns.
The firms said a bond asset bubble - created by government purchases and pension regulation pushing more schemes to buy bonds - means pension fund trustees are paying an "outrageous premium" to match liabilities....
MPs have concluded the regulator was not responsible for the collapse of plans to rescue the BHS pension schemes. Michael Klimes examines the report
Lack of consistency across defined contribution (DC) default funds may result in larger numbers of members opting out, Punter Southall has warned.
Fresh thinking is needed to make defined benefit (DB) schemes sustainable in wake of MPs’ damning conclusions on British Home Stores (BHS), according to experts.
This week we want to know if Theresa May’s (pictured above) government is downgrading pensions and if capital adequacy requirements for master trusts could make them insolvent.