If interest rates rise next year, Stephanie Baxter finds it will not be the answer to schemes' funding troubles.
At a glance Rise in short-term rates is unlikely to have a big impact on deficits But there could be an upside surprise on gilt yields in the longer term Despite the market volatility,...
LGPS Central has appointed Hermes Equity Ownership Services (EOS) to run engagement and voting services for the investments of its nine local authority funds.
The Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) is being pressed to ignore advice from a joint expert panel, which would store up problems with "pernicious consequences" for the higher education sector.
Simon Eagle of Willis Towers Watson says that, based on his work for Royal Mail, well-designed collective defined contribution (CDC) funds would be viable for some other UK employers too.
Bhavin Shah continues Newton Investment Management's series of DC columns with a look at how schemes can meet the challenges of providing income in a low interest rate world