Inrev has announced it will begin building the prototype of a pan-European real estate asset level index after receiving financial commitments from 28 of its members.
Jonathan Stapleton asks if it is time to extend pensions equality to cohabiting couples
The Supreme Court has ruled an exemption in the Equality Act, which allows schemes to exclude same-sex partners from spousal benefits accrued before December 2005, is discriminatory and breaches EU equality laws.
The Pensions Regulator issued 173 fines to schemes and trustees during 2016 as a result of failures to prepare annual governance statements or complete scheme returns.
Fiduciary management is undoubtedly a sound product - and can help many trustee boards speed up decision- making, bolster effectiveness and improve outcomes.
Transfer value analysis should be replaced with a comparison showing the value of the benefits being given up, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) says.
While many will be pleased that The Pensions Regulator is taking a tougher line on the dividends companies with pension scheme deficits should pay, Jonathan Stapleton says any action will be difficult to enforce.
In the latest of PP's Pensions Influencers interview series, Jonathan Stapleton speaks to Mike Weston, chief executive of The Pensions Infrastructure Platform
Schneider Electric has become the first company to sign up to use Salvus Master Trust's Retirement Bridge deculmulation offering.
In the latest of PP's Pensions Influencers interview series, Jonathan Stapleton speaks to Ian McKnight, chief investment officer of the Royal Mail Pension Plan
Veolia UK Pension Trustees has announced it has appointed Schroders to be the fiduciary manager for its largest defined benefit schemes, which have a combined asset value of £880m.
In the first of PP's Pensions Influencers interview series, Jonathan Stapleton speaks to Cliff Speed, chief investment officer of TPT Retirement Solutions
The leaked draft of Labour's general election manifesto includes a raft of pension proposals, including plans to amend the Takeover Code to protect pensioners and a pledge to enable the development of large efficient pensions funds. Read the proposals...
Incisive Media - the media business that owns Professional Pensions - has been acquired by its founder and leadership team in a move it says will allow it to accelerate its growth strategy under long-term private ownership.
Jonathan Stapleton takes a look at how employers can help their members through the at-retirement journey and ensure they are getting the right support to make decisions.
Jonathan Stapleton looks at why and how the London Stock Exchange Group conducted a sectionalised merger of its two main pension schemes.
Jonathan Stapleton takes a look at what was making the headlines in the first weekly editions of Professional Pensions back in 1997
Jonathan Stapleton looks at the firms who were advertising in the first editions of Professional Pensions and how the consultancy, asset manager and provider markets have changed over the past 20 years
Willis Towers Watson (WTW) has launched a global marketplace in a bid to make the investment management industry more efficient and substantially cut scheme costs.
Aon has strengthened its defined contribution (DC) product team with two senior hires.
The salaries for reward and compensation specialists will increase by up to 14%, research from Robert Walters shows.
A growing number of employers are looking to improve their employee benefits, latest research from the Reward & Employee Benefits Association (REBA) reveals.
Willis Towers Watson, Aon Hewitt and Hymans Robertson have topped the lists of the most appointed actuaries and investment consultants in the Top 100 Pensions Schemes 2016. Read the full lists here...
Legal & General Investment Management and BlackRock have topped the list of the most appointed asset managers in the Top 100 Pensions Schemes 2016. Read the 411-strong list here...