A HANDFUL of schemes could avoid the Pension Protection Fund's risk-based levy if new actuarial assumptions are adopted, actuaries say.
The PPF is planning to make minor alterations to the discount rate on two methods it uses to calculate scheme liabilities, which it estimates will slash 5pc from the deficits of schemes in its charge....
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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