Debt Management Office chief executive Robert Stheeman discusses the impact of shrinking annuity sales on the UK gilt market.
Stheeman says the effect in the short to medium-term will be minimal as the bulk of demand will continue to come from defined benefit schemes. In the longer term, Stheeman predicts that a retail market...
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The government is in talks with the UK and Irish pensions regulators over how to protect members of cross-border schemes in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The equalisation of guaranteed minimum pensions (GMPs) is at least two years away from being completed, and could take longer than four years for some schemes, a poll has found.
The Pensions Regulator will consider if schemes should be required to have professional trustees and assess the case for greater regulation of administrators and system providers, PP can reveal.