Hewitt Associates has hired John Rushen as head of its UK investment consulting practice as part of an internal reorganisation.
Rushen - who was most recently executive director at Ermitage Group, an alternatives and absolute return asset management business - takes over from Andrew Tunningley, who has been promoted to the position...
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.