Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) will continue its discussions over whether a pre-and post-retirement dual discount rate approach could help plug serious funding concerns for its defined benefit (DB) section.
In a discussion document published yesterday (9 March), USS outlined its proposed methodology and investment strategy for the valuation. In addition to the pre- and post-retirement dual discount rate...
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