Solvency II could push insurers into alternative assets as firms search for a high yield, according to a BlackRock poll.
The fund manager surveyed 223 insurers with European operations and found 70% expected to move away from government bonds and equities and increase their exposure to corporate bonds and other alternative...
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.