The drive to reduce perceived risk has the potential to bring about the single biggest actual risk to a pension fund investor: the risk that future liabilities won't be met.
What began in the late 1990s with legislation to restore some balance after pension funds had too much exposure to equities, has been replaced with what seems to be an irrational drive to continue to lower...
Mark Evans has been appointed as a director at Independent Trustee Services (ITS) to lead trustee appointments in London.
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on changes to the actuarial assumptions it uses in valuations in a bid to better reflect the bulk annuity market, with schemes set to move into surplus on aggregate.
Private sector defined benefit (DB) schemes were 96.3% funded on a Pension Protection Fund (PPF) compensation basis at the end of July, according to the lifeboat fund's monthly index.
Conduent has completed the sale of its actuarial and human resource consulting business to private equity investor, H.I.G. Capital.