More members transferred out of defined benefit (DB) pension schemes in October after September's record lows while values were surprisingly stable, according to XPS Pensions Group's Transfer Watch.
The proportion of members that transfer out of pension schemes administered by XPS rose from 0.52% in September to 0.62% in October - but is still far below the high reached in June when 1.05% transferred...
Every month, several firms issue trackers of the aggregate defined benefit (DB) scheme funding position. See here for the November 2020 estimates on the various measures…
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