Fledgling bulk annuity provider Synesis Life is planning to team up with investment banks to offer schemes bespoke solutions on buyouts and liability-driven investment.
PP can reveal that the firm - which has received a preliminary green light from the Financial Services Authority – plans to write its first business in the insurer-to-insurer sphere. But chief executive...
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on proposals to charge a "risk reflective" levy for commercial defined benefit (DB) consolidation vehicles.
The funding gap across FTSE 350 schemes could be slashed by as much as £275bn if schemes look beyond traditional ways of creating value. Victoria Ticha examines how
There will be "many flavours" of defined benefit (DB) consolidators but consolidation will only be the right answer for a minority of schemes, Alan Rubenstein says.
Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) chairman Frank Field has questioned the regulator on what lessons it can learn from the experience of the Kodak Pension Plan No.2 (KPP2).