Pension funds are uninterested in the chancellor's rumoured 100-year gilt issue and have called for other maturities instead.
George Osborne is expected to announce a consultation in next week's Budget on creating 100-year bonds in an effort to lock in the current record low base rate of 0.5%. However, the National Association...
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.