Punter Southall has teamed up with PensionsFirst to automate the production of actuarial valuations and cut costs for schemes.
The consultant has adopted PensionsFirst's PFaroe pension liability and risk management software in a move it says will also demystify the actuarial process and shift the role of actuaries from "gate keeper...
Scottish Widows has secured its second bulk annuity deal with a £54m buy-in for Barloworld UK Pension Scheme after the insurer entered the market last year.
Malcolm McLean looks at how changes to the state pension may negatively affect women.
Shalin Shah looks at how smart beta is being used in credit and asks whether there is a different way.
Marks and Spencer (M&S) has announced proposals to close its UK defined benefit (DB) scheme to future accrual as it sets out a turnaround plan for the business.