Pension schemes are considering a shift towards gilt-based scheme specific funding valuations, Hewitt Associates research reveals.
The consultant's survey of 50 schemes revealed 100% were considering a move to gilt-based rather than corporate bond-based funding as credit spreads widen, in a bid to ensure their calculations were sufficiently...
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Collective defined contribution (CDC) schemes will need clear and transparent governance frameworks, as well as effective communication strategies, to be a success, the Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) has been told.
The aviation sector's constant evaluation of mistakes to improve safety should be applied to defined benefit schemes, as too many are making the same mistakes again and again, latest research shows.
A month of strikes are due to hit 64 universities from tomorrow over major reforms to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).