Scheme funding levels improved during 2010 despite fears of a double-dip recession and the sovereign debt crisis, UBS Global Asset Management says.
The asset management firm's annual report - Pension Fund Indicators 2011, now in its 39th year - said most equity markets reached the highest levels since mid-2008 despite lingering uncertainty and volatility....
Some of the UK's biggest pension schemes will be forced to report on climate risk in line with recommendations from the Taskforce for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
TPT Retirement Solutions has launched a pension scheme for the education sector which offers schools both defined contribution (DC) and defined benefit (DB) pension provision.
The People's Pension has revealed plans to overhaul its charging structure, cutting fees and returning profits to members with an aim to help people save more money for retirement.
Data consultancy ITM has appointed Akash Rooprai as head of client management to lead its de-risking business.