Plans to measure LGPS funding levels consistently from 2016 will give a more realistic picture of the scheme's health status with many funds expected to come out worse, writes Stephanie Baxter
At a glance Lack of standardisation in LGPS makes it hard to get a true picture of deficits LGPS advisory board will use standardised assumptions from next year Early analysis shows...
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It is perhaps inherently difficult to find an agreed definition of value for money, but some methodologies could act as a stopgap, argues Jonathan Stapleton.