THE CREDIT crisis is delaying the execution of derivatives-based liability hedging strategies for pension funds, Watson Wyatt warns.
The consulting firm said that the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) agreements and documentation required to execute such transactions are now taking significantly longer to process...
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) is in the process of convening an industry-wide group to take forward the work of the Institutional Disclosure Working Group (IDWG).
The Transfers and Re-registration Industry Group (TRIG) has given its support to an initiative which aims to complete occupational pension transfers within three weeks.
Scottish Widows has completed a bulk annuity deal for the Hitachi UK Limited Pension Scheme.