The Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) funds of Lancashire and London have begun talks to pool combined assets of over £10bn.
It is hoped that the asset and liability management (ALM) partnership would enable the scaled-up funds to boost performance and cut costs, including on administration. The pooled assets would be overseen...
The Brunel Pension Partnership has become the fourth local authority pool to receive the green light from the regulator.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes are to be offered a new consolidator as the former chief of the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) launches 'The Pension SuperFund'.
Martin Freeman has been hired as head of technology product and development at Smart Pension, to support the 'growing' technology product side of the business.
Tim Sharp says the government has missed some big opportunities to help workers in the DB white paper.