This week’s top stories included figures from Aon showing the actuarial valuations of at least a quarter of defined benefit schemes are likely to have been badly impact by Covid-19. Also, The Pensions Regulator issued further guidance for employers with pension obligations making use of the government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.
The actuarial valuations of at least a quarter of UK defined benefit pension schemes are likely to have been "badly impacted" by coronavirus-related disruption to markets, says Aon.
The Pensions Regulator has issued further guidance for employers with pension obligations making use of the government's Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.
The number of deaths registered in the UK in the week ending Friday 10 April (Week 15) was 77% higher than expected if using the same standardised mortality rates as 2019, says the Continuous Mortality Investigation.
The coronavirus pandemic is unlikely to curb pension scheme enthusiasm for buy-ins and buyouts, says Hymans Robertson.
Kempen Capital Management has announced it has completed the transfer of two new fiduciary management mandates
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Chancellor Rishi Sunak has warned that the UK’s “economic emergency has only just begun”, as he revealed that the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) has forecast the economy will contract this year by 11.3% - the largest fall in output for more than...
The UK’s cumulative excess deaths figure for 2020 is higher now than at the previous peak of 64,600 recorded during the first wave of Covid-19, the Continuous Mortality Investigation (CMI) says.
Trustees must be “accountable for the security of data and assets” to protect schemes and members from the risk of cyber attacks, according to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know whether you support the ruling that defined benefit (DB) trustees must equalise GMPs in past transfers.