THE Buckinghamshire County Council Pension Fund is looking to hire managers to run mandates worth up to £325m.
It said it was looking to appoint managers to run a specialist "core-plus" bond brief worth £130m; a £130m global equity mandate; and a £40m to £65m specialist alternative asset investment portfolio. ...
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.