The Pensions Regulator's toolkit is an effective learning tool for lay trustees on both defined benefit and defined contribution schemes, research shows.
The regulator said it had received an "overwhelmingly positive" response from trustees, who said the toolkit was easy to use, reliable, well designed and contained content relevant to trustees’ own schemes....
A buyout tool which provides schemes with up-to-date pricing and comparisons between insurers has been launched by JLT Employee Benefits.
The DB white paper sets out plans to review the funding regime, with 'prudent' and 'appropriate' possibly redefined. But James Phillips asks if this could this signal a return to an MFR-like approach?
The trustees of GKN's pension schemes have agreed a package of mitigation measures that would improve funding to a "more prudent level" if Melrose's offer is accepted by shareholders next week.
While the new powers are welcome, most respondents doubt it will make a difference to the outcomes for members, Pensions Buzz respondents say.