BUYERS of UK companies should be aware that FRS17 does not reflect the true economic cost of any pension liabilities they might be taking on, delegates heard.
Mercer Human Resource Consulting consultant and actuary Matthew Demwell said the significance of pensions in mergers and acquisitions has increased during the last 10 years. He added there was anecdotal...
Occupational pension provision has continued to grow in value, but there remains large variance in incomes across the pensioner age group, according to latest government data.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes could have an aggregate surplus by 2021 under Pension Protection Fund (PPF) projections, its strategic plan for 2018 to 2021 reveals.
Investment consultants are failing to recommend products that outperform net of fees, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has said as its investigation into the market continues.
This week's top stories included coverage of the much-anticipated defined benefit (DB) white paper and the sector's reaction.