Smiths Group has struck a fourth buy-in for its TI Group Pension Scheme, in a £170m deal with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) that takes its total insured liabilities to more than £800m.
The deal, in which Mayer Brown and Aon Hewitt advised the trustees, comes after the firm has spent a decade reducing risk in the TI scheme and the Smiths Industries Pension Scheme (SIPS). Trustee chairman...
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The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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