The trustee of the Britvic Northern Ireland pension plan has appointed Buck Consultants to provide complete pension services.
The soft drinks firm's Northern Irish scheme has around 575 members totalling £22m of assets. Buck will provide actuarial and investment advice as well as administration, treasury and payroll services....
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