Kingfisher has increased its defined benefit surplus after closing its scheme to future accrual during the 2012/13 financial year, its preliminary results show.
The retailer's final salary scheme surplus was boosted to £71m after starting the year at £25m. The June closure to future accrual provided an exceptional curtailment gain of £27m. Along with the cease...
Jo Myerson looks what trustees should be considering if their sponsor decides to temporarily shut its doors.
UK pension schemes are working hard to counter climate risks across investment portfolios, but the assessment of climate risks to sponsor covenant must be a key focus of schemes’ broader risk assessment, says Michael Bushnell.
Only one third of defined benefit (DB) schemes lengthened their recovery plan end dates in 2019, according to research by Hymans Robertson.
Hargreaves Lansdown has been named as the slowest provider to switch pensions through the Origo transfer service.
Regulatory guidance “could set too high a hurdle” for superfunds, Lane Clark and Peacock (LCP) warns.