This week's top stories included The Pensions Regulator criticising Sir Philip Green's latest plans for the Arcadia pension schemes.
Also, the Marks and Spencer Pension Scheme completed two buy-ins worth £1.4bn in total, and former energy and climate change secretary Sir Ed Davey called on pension funds to divest from fossil fuels....
By improving their stewardship activity and collaborating together, schemes can reduce the burden on resources, says Lauren Peacock.
This week’s top stories included The Pensions Regulator’s announcement of new measures around the appointment of professional trustees, and the £3bn Merchant Navy Officers Pension Fund completing a £1.6bn buy-in with Pension Insurance Corporation.
Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) has raised £750m of new capital from its shareholders to fund a pipeline of new pension risk transfer deals expected to complete in 2020.
The Pensions Management Institute (PMI) has launched an alternative accreditation programme for professional trustees.