Every month, several firms issue trackers of the aggregate defined benefit (DB) scheme funding position. Here are the May 2021 estimates on the various measures…
Transport for London (TfL) will carry out a review of its pension scheme and reform options with an “explicit aim” of moving the fund into a “financially sustainable position”.
The proposal to rescind a controversial decision to transfer residential property into Croydon’s pension fund so it could pay less in contributions will be deferred until more valuation information is available.
The Universities and College Union (UCU) has accused Universities UK (UUK) of failing to come clean over the true impact of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) pension proposals.
Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) will fund the development of a residential tower block of affordable housing in West London.
Defined benefit (DB) pension schemes must stay alive to heightening risks to funding from sponsor covenants, climate change and longevity experience, The Pensions Regulator (TPR) says.
Trustees have been warned to keep an eye on weakening employer covenants even after a positive aggregate funding experience in the last three years as myriad funding and investment issues pose risks to defined benefit (DB) schemes.