PRIVATE equity firms bidding for Sainsbury's will have to pump at least £300m into the supermarket giant's pension scheme in order to get trustee approval.
The firm – which is currently being stalked by a consortium of private equity firms including CVC Capital Partners, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Blackstone Group – had a net pension deficit of £431m under...
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Collective defined contribution (CDC) schemes will need clear and transparent governance frameworks, as well as effective communication strategies, to be a success, the Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) has been told.
The aviation sector's constant evaluation of mistakes to improve safety should be applied to defined benefit schemes, as too many are making the same mistakes again and again, latest research shows.
A month of strikes are due to hit 64 universities from tomorrow over major reforms to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).