Current accounting rules are misleading shareholders and investment analysts about the true value of company pension schemes, the Cass Business School Pensions Institute says.
The research body’s report – An Unreal Number: How Company Pension Accounting Fosters an Illusion of Certainty – said that because current rules used a single number for liabilities, deficits and surpluses,...
University College Union (UCU) and Universities UK have appointed Joanne Segars to chair the joint expert panel to examine the valuation of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) was right to use its powers to seek financial support from ITV for members of the Box Clever pension scheme, the Upper Tribunal has said.
All 6,000 UK schemes had a surplus of £361bn by the end of last month when calculated under a best estimate return on their assets, according to First Actuarial.
Research highlights confusion about where responsibility to support members on transfers lies. Kim Kaveh looks at the key findings.