UK - Lane Clark & Peacock is holding a seminar for scheme managers on how they can run selection exercises without paying for a third-party consultancy.
The consultant claims the seminar, which will be held on July 20, is the first event of its kind. Details are available on the LCP website, www.lcp.uk.com/services/events.asp or by contacting Nick Phizackerley on 020 7933 2728.
The trustees of GKN's pension schemes have agreed a package of mitigation measures that would improve funding to a "more prudent level" if Melrose's offer is accepted by shareholders next week.
While the new powers are welcome, most respondents doubt it will make a difference to the outcomes for members, Pensions Buzz respondents say.
Asset managers failing to 'fulfil purpose'; Industry needs focus on systemic risk and a 'do no harm' Hippocratic Oath for practitioners
The asset management industry is failing to fulfil its purpose because of an overreliance on modern portfolio theory, which has not evolved to meet current challenges, latest research claims.
Stewart Bevan explains why the pensions industry needs to stop ignoring the benefits of PenTech and look at the positives it has to offer.