The ITN Limited Pension Scheme has named Trafalgar House as its administrator for an initial term of five years.
The 1,500-member defined benefit (DB) scheme, which closed to accrual in 2010, selected the administration specialist after a tender exercise managed by Muse Advisory last year.
The transition process launched earlier this year and has already completed, with Trafalgar House digitising scheme records and improving the "availability and robustness" of data.
Trustee chairman Martyn Hurd said the transition had been conducted "smoothly and swiftly", and also developed trustee understanding.
"Whenever you look for a new provider, you are always hoping to find a long-term partner that will genuinely share your values - and that is exactly what we found in Trafalgar House," he said. "They have already proven that we made the right decision, sharing our ‘can do' approach throughout the process."
He continued: "With member confidence and security the highest priority on both sides, we feel confident in a long-term partnership providing a consistent and strong service for all members."
Trafalgar House director Daniel Taylor added: "We are very pleased to have been appointed by ITN and our activity on the scheme is already well underway, following our initial work during the transition period. Throughout the transition process, we worked closely with the scheme on a number of data improvement programmes to digitise historic records and develop the availability and robustness of the data.
"With ITN's focus on member experience, something that is also core to our ethos, it was important we placed the scheme in good stead for communication requirements and future technological developments and improvements."
As of 31 December 2017, the scheme had a FRS 102 accounting deficit of £102.1m. Liabilities amounted to £498.5m, while assets were recorded at £375.2m, with a deferred tax asset of £21.2m.
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