The ICI Pension Fund has completed a £630m buy-in covering over 4,000 of its members with Scottish Widows.
It is the trustee's eighth bulk annuity transaction since ICI introduced buy-ins into its de-risking strategy in 2013. Around 60% or £6.3bn of the scheme's liabilities has been insured so far and the...
The 4% rule of thumb often used to define a sustainable approach for drawdown in retirement is no longer fit for purpose due to prevailing and sustained market conditions, says Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP).
Pension scheme members could be owed as much as £25,000 in back payments from GMP equalisation, according to research by XPS Pensions.
Pension schemes have been “shoehorned” into valuing liabilities against gilts, creating a “herd mentality” that does not reflect scheme funding accurately, says PwC.
As over 1,000 DB schemes seek to agree a valuation amid the crisis, Hope William-Smith looks at the considerations.
Trustees should have the ability to pause suspected scam transfers, respondents agreed in a Professional Pensions poll.