FTSE100 pension schemes could face serious consequences for not locking in an aggregate deficit reduction of £54bn in the last eight months, a report warns.
The latest PensionsFirst Risk Report found that blue chip schemes have seen combined assets rise by £29m while liabilities have fallen by £25bn to leave a deficit of £80bn. But the report claims schemes...
With pressures on health unlikely to abate in the near future, Aon's Guide to Risk Settlement analyses the cost of longevity reinsurance.
"The solvency deficit reported by our scheme actuary is much bigger than the company can afford. It's not worth us thinking about buyout now.. is it?"
Navigating the settlement market to find a solution that best meets an investor’s needs is a challenge that continues to plague the market
Concerns have been raised about making members more aware of risks to their defined benefit (DB) pensions, for fear of leading to panic and knee-jerk reactions.
The de-risking phenomenon is drying up long-term investment in younger generations as companies are forced to put more into defined benefit (DB) schemes, according to Ashok Gupta.