The number of schemes putting contingent assets in place jumped by 30% to 587 in 2009/10, data from the latest Purple Book reveals.
Data showed contingent assets - which the pension scheme can claim in the event of a sponsor failure - in place for 2009/10 slashed schemes' Pension Protection Fund levies by a total of about £100m. ...
An analysis of IGC annual reports finds some lacking in information on value for money, costs and charges, and investment performance. James Phillips explores the findings
A new cost transparency solution is being developed for pension schemes by a financial services technology firm.
Supermarket giant Asda's plans to reform its pensions have been decried as "unfair, unreasonable and unnecessary" as the workers' union began talks with the employer.
The Pensions Administration Standards Association (PASA) has launched a checklist to help trustees with the rectification process for guaranteed minimum pensions (GMP).