FAILING to adopt best practice standards will result in tighter government regulations on the Local Govern-ment Pension Scheme, delegates heard.
Local government minister Phil Woolas said the government would outline best practice principles in the consultation paper on the new-look scheme. He said good governance was “critical” and while 74pc...
The volume of insured buyouts from FTSE 100 defined benefit (DB) schemes could increase from £5bn to £300bn by 2029, according to Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP).
The vast majority of JLT Employee Benefits' clients have moved to the new equalised basis since the consultancy enabled pension schemes to calculate transfer values to allow for guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) equalisation.
Investors, driven by depressed interest rates, slower global economic growth and rich equity market valuations are examining non-traditional investment opportunities.