Buyout deals totalled £8.1bn last year, with £1.6bn of this business written in Q4 alone, research by JLT Pension Capital Strategies shows.
The consultant said this figure represented an 8% increase from 2009. PCS said it expected total buyout activity to exceed £10bn this year as the result of a very healthy quotation pipeline in Q4 2010...
An innovative funding structure has been agreed for Croydon Pension Fund. However, there are some concerns about the arrangement. Stephanie Baxter reports
Some 52% of red flags raised by schemes on suspected scam pension transfers involve advisers or unregulated introducers, a report by the Pension Scams Industry Group (PSIG) has claimed.
The Norfolk Pension Fund has been successful as the lead plaintiff in a class action case that went to jury trial in California involving securities fraud.