UK - Two seminars on how to close or wind-up pension schemes for both solvent and insolvent employers are being held in July.
Speakers will include OPRA wind-up team head Fiona Frobisher, Aon Consulting investment consultant and actuary Simon Jones and Allen & Overy senior partner Jonathan Carr.
The seminars will be held on July 1 and July 2 at Cafe Royal in London.
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