De-risking in a crisis: What you can do during the coronavirus pandemic

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Abramson: It may be possible to de-risk now but agree a future date on which the insurer takes on mortality risk
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Abramson: It may be possible to de-risk now but agree a future date on which the insurer takes on mortality risk

While market conditions may have put a dent in your de-risking plans, there is still plenty of preparation you can do and opportunities to take advantage of, says Michael Abramson.

As the situation regarding Covid-19 continues to develop, there will inevitably be some implications for UK pension schemes who are considering transferring risk to insurance companies, writes Michael...

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