The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is cutting its allocation to cash and bonds to set up a hybrid asset portfolio that will account for 12.5% of its investments.
The lifeboat fund is making the move because of the increase in costs of clearing over-the-counter derivatives after the introduction of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR). It said...
In this week's Pensions Buzz we want to know what you think of the government's proposals set out in the DB white paper, which include new powers for the regulator.
The pensions watchdog has been through some testing times and is making significant changes to the way it regulates. Speaking to Stephanie Baxter, Mark Boyle takes stock and looks to the future
Enhanced powers for The Pensions Regulator (TPR) to prosecute and fine company directors who "wilfully or recklessly" put their defined benefit (DB) pension scheme at risk will be hard to enforce, commentators say.
Melrose has pledged to contribute up to £1bn to GKN's pension schemes as part of a final offer to acquire the engineering business.