UK - Punter Southall has launched an internet-based research service which shows how FTSE100 schemes are coping under FRS17.
The tool will compare and contrast the liabilities and performance of schemes on a global, sector or year-end basis.
Punter Southall principal David Cule said: “The prospect of new international accounting standards and a wider concern over corporate governance issues means the disclosure of pension cost information is becoming increasingly important to companies and their shareholders.”
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.