UK - Voting for six National Association of Pension Funds council posts will close next Friday (March 26).
The results will be announced in April, and the winners will take up their new positions – on the benefit and investment committees – at the association’s annual conference in Glasgow in May.
Standing down from the NAPF’s investment committee are former Universities Superannuation Scheme chief executive officer David Chynoweth; London Pension Fund Authority chief executive Peter Scales; Lane Clark & Peacock partner Paul Haines; and Watson Wyatt partner John Wigley.
A total of 15 candidates are vying to replace them.
These include Electricity Supply Pension Scheme chief executive Richard Barlow; Morgan Stanley executive director Alan Rubenstein; Mercer head of UK invest-ment consulting Andrew Kirton; and BBC head of pensions & benefits Jan Killick.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) and Labour MP Stephen Kinnock and will listen to the experiences of steelworkers when transferring their pensions away from the British Steel Pension Scheme (BSPS) next week in Port Talbot.
Just Group has acquired a 75% stake in the holding company of Corinthian Pension Consulting in a bid to strengthen its professional defined benefit (DB) advisory services.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has exercised its production order power under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 for the very first time as part of a fraud investigation.
The ITN Limited Pension Scheme has named Trafalgar House as its administrator for an initial term of five years.