THE NUMBER of active members of private sector pension schemes declined by 100,000 in 2005, latest figures from the Government Actuary's Department reveal.
The 2005 GAD survey of occupational pension schemes reports that active scheme membership in the UK stood at 4.7m last year, down from 4.8m in 2004 and continuing a decline that started in 1991. The...
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.