Is the PPF ready to hedge longevity risk?

The Pension Protection Fund is £3.6bn in surplus so is there potential for the lifeboat fund to begin insuring its liabilities? Natasha Browne investigates

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The Pension Protection Fund is £3.6bn in surplus so is there potential for the lifeboat fund to begin insuring its liabilities? Natasha Browne investigates

At a glance The PPF posted a surplus of £3.6bn at the end of March  Experts say it could look to de-risk its assets over time  The fund admits it is operating in an “uncertain” world ...

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