JPMORGAN Asset Management has launched four 130/30 funds targeted at pension schemes and other institutional investors.
The four funds – the JPM US Select 130/30 fund, JPM US 130/30 fund, JPM Europe Select 130/30 fund and JPM Europe 130/30 fund – aim to give schemes and other investors greater returns by giving fund managers...
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.