The majority of defined benefit (DB) savers may sit in "well-run, larger schemes", according to The Pensions Regulator (TPR), but the watchdog has warned it will act on smaller schemes that are "lagging behind".
The watchdog said smaller DB schemes tended to display "poorer governance standards" and have trustees who place less emphasis on assessing the fitness and proprietary of new trustee board members. It...
Aggregate spending on defined benefit (DB) pensions has dropped from £19bn to £15bn in 12 months, according to Hymans Robertson.
Every month, several firms issue trackers of the aggregate defined benefit (DB) scheme funding position. See here for the November 2019 estimates on the various measures…
Pension scheme trustees should actively engage financial advisers if members are looking to transfer out of their defined benefit arrangements and washing their hands of the process does not eliminate risk, a study has found.
Unilever has set out plans to overhaul its defined benefit (DB) pension arrangements in a bid to manage costs.
Government plans to increase the general levy will disproportionately hit members who have been auto-enrolled, says Darren Philp