The UK's 25 largest defined benefit (DB) pension funds are being asked how they deal with climate risk after the government admitted a "widespread misunderstanding" of fiduciary duty.
MPs in the Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) have sent letters to trustees of schemes with a combined £550bn of assets in order to understand their strategic response to risks associated with climate...
The UK will leave the EU on 31 January, Professional Pensions’ expert advisory panel tells James Phillips what pension schemes should now be thinking about.
Robin Ellison says The Pensions Regulator's decision to fine the Financial Conduct Authority £2,000 because of shortcomings in its pension scheme is symptomatic of the grandstanding now common among regulators
Members are increasingly seeking external adjudication on schemes’ approach to ESG issues. Stephen Richards outlines the steps trustees can take to prepare for this activism.
Hargreaves Lansdown (HL) has adopted the Investment Association’s (IA) new definitions around ethical and responsible investments, the firm announced.
The £30bn Brunel Pension Partnership has called on asset managers to become more climate-aware or face removal from its portfolios.