Richard Favier says the process for regulated apportionment agreements is complex, lengthy, expensive, but there is a solution
Have you read all of the Department for Work and Pensions' (DWP) white paper yet? No? Me neither. So much stuff to do and so little time to do it. But I have had an idea buzzing around my head for a couple...
Caroline Kurup explores the latest TPR guidance on superfund transfers and what scheme trustees should be considering
The Old British Steel Pension Scheme (OBSPS) has agreed a £2bn full buy-in with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC), one step closer to exiting Pension Protection Fund (PPF) assessment.
Pension scheme trustees and sponsors should only seek to transfer members’ benefits to a defined benefit (DB) consolidator if there is no “realistic prospect of buyout in the foreseeable future”, The Pensions Regulator (TPR) says.
Much like when selling a house, DB plans need to tidy up before approaching the bulk annuity market, says David Ellis.
Just Group has completed a £340m buy-in with the Ibstock Pension Scheme in the insurer’s largest ever bulk annuity transaction.