UK - Morley Fund Management chief executive Keith Jones will be the next chairman of the Association of British Insurers' investment committee.
Jones – who succeeds Standard Life chief executive Sandy Crombie – has vowed to promote continued dialogue within the investment community.
He said: “This is an important time for the committee as it stands at the crossroads where numerous stakeholders are conducting a robust dialogue regarding key investment issues.”
Jones’s two-year tenure begins in May.
Potential changes to accounting standards and increased pressure on companies to accelerate contributions could worsen FTSE 100 scheme funding by up to £100bn, according to Lane Clark and Peacock (LCP).
Smart Pension has taken on over 20,000 active members from the £20m Corpad Master Trust, following a strategic review by the ceding firm's trustees.
The Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) allegedly obstructed a whistleblower as she tried to discover the true value of the deficit in its defined benefit (DB) section, according to reports.
The Cost Transparency Initiative (CTI) has launched a number of templates and guidance to help pension schemes deliver greater value for savers with enhanced disclosure of transaction cost information.