ALMOST a third of pension funds reallocated over 5pc of their investment portfolio to bonds during 2006, research by Aon Consulting has revealed.
The firm said 30pc of UK schemes made the switch as the impact of scheme closures and increased maturity affected investment strategy. However, increased volatility in markets over 2006 and the continued...
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A new cost transparency solution is being developed for pension schemes by a financial services technology firm.
Supermarket giant Asda's plans to reform its pensions have been decried as "unfair, unreasonable and unnecessary" as the workers' union began talks with the employer.
The Pensions Administration Standards Association (PASA) has launched a checklist to help trustees with the rectification process for guaranteed minimum pensions (GMP).