In the first of a new series of bi-monthly interviews with scheme managers, ANDREW SHEEN speaks to West Midlands Pension Fund director of pensions Brian Bailey about how the credit crunch has accelerated changes in the £6.5bn fund's investment strategy and his views on cost-sharing in the LGPS
Despite the stream of negative news about the economy over the past few months, director of pensions Brian Bailey remains upbeat about the prospects for the £6.5bn West Midlands Pension Fund. Indeed,...
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on proposals to charge a "risk reflective" levy for commercial defined benefit (DB) consolidation vehicles.
The funding gap across FTSE 350 schemes could be slashed by as much as £275bn if schemes look beyond traditional ways of creating value. Victoria Ticha examines how