UK - The corporate team at Southampton-based law firm Blake Lapthorn have netted transactions worth £500m since the beginning of the year.
Led by partners, Sean Wright, Mark Shepard and Kathryn Shimmin, the team has acted for Zurich Financial Services for its institutional investment in the MBO of Endsleigh Insurance Services and with the MBO of Gresham Private Equity.
Trustees lack expertise, time and resources to develop effective communications on technical pensions issues and need professional help, a major review of the British Steel saga has concluded.
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know if you think trustees should consult directly with members before agreeing to a DB superfund buyout.
Thousands of savers taking tax-free lump sums ahead of retirement are at risk of a pensions shortfall in later life due to neglecting their remaining pot, Zurich has warned.
Professional Pensions is looking to update its list of pensions master trusts in the UK ahead of authorisation. Can you help?