US - Goldman Sachs Group has launched the first tradable index for longevity and mortality risks, called QxX.LS.
Goldman Sachs said historically holders of longevity and mortality risks, such as pension funds, had no mechanism to dynamically manage their exposures in the capital markets.
Alex Dubitsky, head of Goldman Sachs' Longevity Markets Group, said: "We are excited about bringing this unique product to the market and believe that it will quickly establish itself as the market benchmark. This will result in more transparent pricing of longevity risk, should reduce transaction friction, and will likely lead to improved economics for market participants,"
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) and Labour MP Stephen Kinnock and will listen to the experiences of steelworkers when transferring their pensions away from the British Steel Pension Scheme (BSPS) next week in Port Talbot.
Just Group has acquired a 75% stake in the holding company of Corinthian Pension Consulting in a bid to strengthen its professional defined benefit (DB) advisory services.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has exercised its production order power under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 for the very first time as part of a fraud investigation.
The ITN Limited Pension Scheme has named Trafalgar House as its administrator for an initial term of five years.