A blueprint for constructing mortality models tailored to specific scheme memberships has been developed by academics at Cass Business School’s Pensions Institute.
The authors of the paper A General Procedure for Constructing Mortality Models say the method could transform the way pensions and annuity providers and governments forecast mortality rates. The institute's...
The delay in finalising major changes to the local government pension scheme’s investment regulations is already causing problems for pooling, funds have warned.
PP asks seven leading risk reduction consultants about deal affordability, the risk reduction exercises being conducted at the moment and how schemes can prepare for a transaction
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has significantly increased the use of its formal powers to ensure small and micro employers comply with their auto-enrolment (AE) obligations.
The Debt Management Office (DMO) has sold a new tranche of long-dated index-linked treasury gilts at a gross real redemption yield of -1.32%, a record low which experts say is due to "structural" market imbalances.