National Local Government Pension Schemes (LGPS) Frameworks is about to launch a structure for global custody services.
This follows the creation of procurement frameworks for actuarial and benefit consultancy services last year (PP Online, 13 June 2012) and another for investment consultancy in the spring (PP Online, 7...
In this week's Pensions Buzz survey, we want to know whether or not you agree with Lord Myners' opinion that asset owners, such as pension funds, are substantially to blame for short-termism in business.
A typical defined benefit (DB) scheme was able to meet 92.9% of its accrued pension rights as of 30 September, according to Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM).
The combined funding level decreased by just over four percentage points by the end of last month to 93.6%, according to the Pension Protection Fund's (PPF) latest update.