THE INSURANCE buyout market for defined benefit pension schemes is struggling to take off, Aon Consulting warns.
The pensions consulting firm’s second quarterly survey on the pension buyout market Aon revealed a reduction in the volume of schemes conducting a buyout – from 75 to 60 – while the total value of business...
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Defined benefit (DB) schemes are set to shorn themselves of over £300bn of liabilities between 2019 and 2021 as they continue to mature, Mercer predicts.
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