In the latest of PP's series of Scheme Excellence interviews, Jonathan Stapleton talks to Allan Heron of United Utilities Pension Scheme about changes that have been made over the past year.
Attaining the NAPF Pensions Quality Mark Plus and winning the Large Scheme of the Year accolade at the Pension Scheme of the Year Awards 2012 capped off what had been a busy year for the United Utilities...
A number of pension schemes have been prompted to lock in gains with a move into bonds after the estimated deficit across FTSE 100 DB pension schemes improved by £36bn, over the 12 months ending 30 June last year, JLT Employment Benefits found.
HM Treasury has agreed in principle to give NEST a £329m contingent liability guarantee in the event of the master trust's wind up or closure.
AMP Capital has set up a dedicated team to help institutional investors, including pension funds, invest in infrastructure through direct equity allocations.