SHAREHOLDERS can expect substantial falls in pension fund deficits when companies publish their year-end accounts next week.
Aon Consulting says the deficit of the largest 200 schemes has improved by £19bn since March 31, 2006, when it stood at £48bn. FTSE100 companies have seen their deficits fall by £16bn during the same period....
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know whether or not you believe that business facing financial distress should be able to suspend their auto-enrolment contributions to avoid rising costs.
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
There will be "many flavours" of defined benefit (DB) consolidators but consolidation will only be the right answer for a minority of schemes, Alan Rubenstein says.