Pension risk needs to be shared between employers and employees to maintain "generous" occupational schemes, the conference heard.
Punter Southall senior adviser and former Conser-vative work and pensions spokesman David Willetts said he feared as the National Pension Savings Scheme placed all the risk on the individual, it could...
A buyout tool which provides schemes with up-to-date pricing and comparisons between insurers has been launched by JLT Employee Benefits.
The DB white paper sets out plans to review the funding regime, with 'prudent' and 'appropriate' possibly redefined. But James Phillips asks if this could this signal a return to an MFR-like approach?
The trustees of GKN's pension schemes have agreed a package of mitigation measures that would improve funding to a "more prudent level" if Melrose's offer is accepted by shareholders next week.
While the new powers are welcome, most respondents doubt it will make a difference to the outcomes for members, Pensions Buzz respondents say.