UK - Having piled record amounts into their pension funds to close deficits, many companies are creating devices to minimise the risk of trapped surpluses.
Certain sections of the Pensions Act 2004, The Pensions Regulator’s powers and the Pension Protection Fund’s risk-based levy have all given companies an incentive to improve their scheme funding levels....
Crisis causes change. We know this both as human beings and as experienced global investors. The 2008 global financial crisis (GFC) led to a reckoning in how businesses were run, especially in financial services. The GFC ultimately redefined fiduciary...
A small amendment to the pension schemes bill on 8 June has been labelled ‘significant’ in meeting criticism of the pensions dashboard but has sparked confusion over whether it could confirm a ‘water-tight’ commitment to run a single dashboard.
Ten master trusts will pay at least 25% of the total general levy despite holding just 2% of assets, according to The People’s Pension (TPP).
The Department for Work and Pensions’ consultation on increasing the general levy has closed. Holly Roach looks at the industry’s response to its proposals
Henry Odogwu, Head of the asset owner group Europe at FTSE Russell discusses