Towards the end of January, the government called for evidence on adjusting discount rates, as it promised in the Autumn Statement last year.
An adjustment has been debated for some time, with the National Association of Pension Funds and the Confederation of British Industry calling for discount rates changes in order to protect their members....
The top stories this week were the High Court's decision to block the £12bn annuity transfer from Prudential to Rothesay Life, and a separate court ruling that 'raises the bar' for pension rectification exercises.
Guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) equalisation has soared to the top of pension schemes' to-do lists, with 58% stating it is a priority project, research from Equiniti has revealed.
Professional Pensions is holding its defined contribution (DC) conference on 4 September.