The majority of this week's respondents said it was unnecessary for schemes to nominate a devil's advocate when making big decisions.
Most pointed out that a well-run trustee board would ensure that all alternatives were considered before making a decision. "A good trustee board - in particular, a good chairman - will ensure that...
The Co-operative Group's Somerfield Pension Scheme has completed a buy-in with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC), insuring the benefits of its pensioner members.
Caroline Rookes CBE and Michele Hirons-Wood have joined The Pension Superfund's board of trustees to focus on maintaining governance standards and safeguarding member benefits.
The first specialist independent firm advising pension schemes on bulk annuities or moving to a consolidator has been set up with ambitions to shake up the market.