COMPANIES are refusing to sign-off "unacceptable" funding agreements with "recklessly prudent" trustees, Professional Pensions can reveal.
The first major batch of funding agreements – which need to be completed within 15 months of a scheme’s valuation date – need to be finalised by the end of this month. But financial services giant PricewaterhouseCoopers...
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