TPR backtracks on 20% DB private market investment cap

Comes after The Pensions Regulator consulted on changes it had drafted in March

Hope William-Smith
clock • 1 min read
TPR executive director of regulatory policy, analysis and advice David Fairs
Image:

TPR executive director of regulatory policy, analysis and advice David Fairs

Proposals laid down earlier this year by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) to ensure schemes invested no more than 20% of funds in private market assets will not apply to defined benefit (DB) schemes.

The Financial Times today (6 August) reported that the regulator would not be proceeding with plans for the investment limit any longer. TPR executive director of regulatory policy, analysis and advice...

To continue reading this article...

Join Professional Pensions

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the industry
  • Receive our in-depth monthly magazine in either print or digital format
  • Access our Sustainable Investment Hub covering news and opinion from thought leaders in the ESG space
  • Receive important and breaking news stories selected by the Editors in our daily newsletter
  • Hear from industry experts and other forward-thinking leaders
  • Receive a monthly members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from leading industry experts and a feature from the magazine in advance of its release date

Join now

 

Already a Professional Pensions member?

Login

More on Industry

UK Pensions Awards 2022: Entry deadline approaches

UK Pensions Awards 2022: Entry deadline approaches

There is just over one week left for firms to submit entries for the UK Pensions Awards

Jonathan Stapleton
clock 26 January 2022 • 1 min read
Tender Watch: Nationwide and Leicestershire NHS

Tender Watch: Nationwide and Leicestershire NHS

Nationwide outsources admin services and Leicestershire NHS issues tender

Professional Pensions
clock 26 January 2022 • 1 min read
All-share acquisition of River and Mercantile for AssetCo

All-share acquisition of River and Mercantile for AssetCo

An agreement in the long-held deal has been reached

Hope William-Smith
clock 25 January 2022 • 2 min read
Trustpilot