The aggregate deficit of schemes in the PPF 7800 index dropped by an estimated £140.8bn last year, according to the Pension Protection Fund's (PPF) March 2014 update.
This reflected a fall in the number of schemes in deficit over the year, down 760 to 4,046 or 65.8% of the total number of schemes in the index. This is an increase on the 3,947 schemes in deficit in...
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…
Pensions schemes are better funded now than this time last year, according to PwC’s annual Pension Scheme Funding Survey.
Aggregate spending on defined benefit (DB) pensions has dropped from £19bn to £15bn in 12 months, according to Hymans Robertson.
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.