Moody's downgrade of the UK economy could impact liability driven investment contracts and scheme discount rates, consultants warn.
Redington head of manager research Pete Drewienkiewicz said gilts may be ruled out of some LDI contracts which demand AAA-rated collateral. He said: "We have seen some banks insert ‘AAA-only' clauses...
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on proposals to charge a "risk reflective" levy for commercial defined benefit (DB) consolidation vehicles.
The funding gap across FTSE 350 schemes could be slashed by as much as £275bn if schemes look beyond traditional ways of creating value. Victoria Ticha examines how