FTSE 350 scheme deficits rose by a modest £3bn over September after months of significant growth, which saw them almost triple since February.
Defined benefit (DB) deficits of the UK's 350 largest companies' hit £210bn on an IAS 19 accounting basis on 30 September, according to JLT Employee Benefits. This is compared to £207bn at the end of August....
Defined benefit (DB) pension transfer values recovered by about a third last month after February’s sharp fall, according to figures from XPS Pensions Group.
Guidelines on what is and is not viewed as defined benefit (DB) trustees providing members with regulated advice need to be clearer, respondents to a Professional Pensions survey say.
Universities UK (UUK) has opened a formal consultation with employers in the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) seeking views on how to tackle the scheme’s funding situation.
Just one quarter of defined benefit (DB) members are confident about making decisions at retirement, according to research by Hymans Robertson.
Every month, several firms issue trackers of the aggregate defined benefit (DB) scheme funding position. Here are the March 2021 estimates on the various measures…