ASSET management firms are under threat as they are failing to align fees and remuneration structures to the needs of schemes, Watson Wyatt research warns.
The investment consultant’s 2007 global investment review said that asset management firms needed to align interests with both their clients and their employees – particularly such staff as analysts and...
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.