UK - Friends Provident has been named one of the top FTSE100 firms for corporate governance.
The financial services and pensions group was ranked 22nd out of the UK’s largest 100 firms in the 2004 Business in the Community corporate responsibility index.
Companies were assessed for their corporate responsibility strategy, integration of CR issues, CR management, performance and impact, and CR assurance.
Partner Insight: In recent years, pensions administrators have seen scheme member engagement increase significantly. The advent of Pensions Freedoms in 2015 and the increased choices faced by members have led to a sea-change in the levels and types of...
Purna Bhudia looks at how the PPF's investment strategy has evolved, especially in the area of credit
Two consultancies have reported decreases in defined benefit (DB) transfer quotation requests in Q3, and said guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) equalisation could impact transfer activity.
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) and Royal London have proposed a "pensions pound" to "radically simplify" defined benefit (DB) pensions rights.