More than four-fifths of scheme managers believe there is a need for an independent pensions commission to recommend changes to pension legislation and provide long-term continuity over pensions policy.
An exclusive survey by Professional Pensions showed that 83% of scheme managers said there was a need for an independent commission. Only 13% believed such a commission was not necessary and 4% did not...
Mark Evans has been appointed as a director at Independent Trustee Services (ITS) to lead trustee appointments in London.
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on changes to the actuarial assumptions it uses in valuations in a bid to better reflect the bulk annuity market, with schemes set to move into surplus on aggregate.
Private sector defined benefit (DB) schemes were 96.3% funded on a Pension Protection Fund (PPF) compensation basis at the end of July, according to the lifeboat fund's monthly index.
Conduent has completed the sale of its actuarial and human resource consulting business to private equity investor, H.I.G. Capital.