WEAKER regulation could lead to "significantly stronger" funding requirements, The Pensions Regulator says.
Chairman David Norgrove urged delegates at last week’s National Association of Pension Funds conference in Glasgow to be cautious when seeking less regulation in pensions. He said: "Weaker regulation...
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has announced it will shrink its board by more than one-third as part of a governance overhaul to make it "agile and more appropriate".
Smaller FTSE 350 defined benefit (DB) schemes were nearly 15 percentage points less well-funded than larger schemes in 2017, according to a Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) analysis.
The advent of collective pension systems could help the UK avoid demographic challenges which will make it "impossible" for society to help savers in retirement, experts say.