FRIENDS PROVIDENT and Resolution have agreed the terms of their merger which will see the creation of new life company worth £8.6bn.
Following the merger the combined firm will be known as Friends Financial – and will have just under 10 million customers; a combined embedded value of £7.9bn; assets under management of £165bn and a combined...
The 100 largest global pension funds are widely ignoring climate-related risks despite recent warnings by UN scientists, the Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) says.
Premier Inn owner Whitbread has cut its defined benefit (DB) pension deficit to £162m ahead of its agreed £3.9bn sale of Costa Coffee to Coca-Cola.
Trends in longevity and mortality have proven difficult to forecast historically, but are vital to funding schemes and ensuring adequate retirement pots. James Phillips explores the key influences
The two-sided simplified annual pensions statement should be applauded, even if it missing information, says Jonathan Stapleton.