The aggregate deficit of the UK's defined benefit (DB) schemes fell by £27.4bn during January, almost eliminating the growth seen in December.
The shortfall fell to £196.5bn while the funding ratio improved from 86.8% to 88.2% over the first month of 2017, according to the Pension Protection Fund's (PPF) 7800 index. Assets fell slightly over...
NFU Mutual the fastest
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…
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