The Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) is launching a probe into the long term viability of the UK's 6,000 defined benefit (DB) schemes.
This follows the probes already underway concerning pension regulation and the impact of British Homes Stores' (BHS) liabilities on the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) if it absorbs the scheme. The government...
Only one third of defined benefit (DB) schemes lengthened their recovery plan end dates in 2019, according to research by Hymans Robertson.
Hargreaves Lansdown has been named as the slowest provider to switch pensions through the Origo transfer service.
Regulatory guidance “could set too high a hurdle” for superfunds, Lane Clark and Peacock (LCP) warns.
Around one in 25 pension schemes have made use of regulatory easements to deficit recovery contribution (DRC) payment schedules, according to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
Every month, several firms issue trackers of the aggregate defined benefit (DB) scheme funding position. See here for the September 2020 estimates on the various measures…