UK - Schemes have registered returns of 17% for 2003, their first full year of positive returns for four years according to the WM Company.
The firm found that during 2003, UK equities returned 21.1% despite the sharp fall in markets during the first quarter.
WM also found that European equities returned 27.6%, Japanese equities 20.3%, while other Asia-Pacific markets returned 33.7%. However, the 10.1% fall in the value of the US dollar restricted the returns of US equities to 16.2%.
Ex-BHS owner Dominic Chappell has been ordered to pay a total of £87,000 in fines and court costs after he was found guilty of failing to provide The Pensions Regulator (TPR) with information.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has said it while believes in the benefits of consolidating defined benefit (DB) schemes, there are significant issues to overcome.
There is just one week left to register to enter the Workplace Savings and Benefits Awards 2018.
Nearly a third (32%) of employers believe new technologies, such as augmented and virtual reality, will play a part in benefits communications, latest research from Aon Employee Benefits reveals.