UK - Funding issues for the £80bn Local Government Pension Scheme will be covered by a series of workshops run by Mercer Human Resource Consulting.
The “hot topics” workshops – which run from February 9 until February 26 – will look at the LGPS valuations and contribution rates, as well as the implications of FRS17 accounting requirements.
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