The pensions industry does not believe defined benefit schemes should survey members about their attitudes to investing, PP research finds.
Almost two thirds (64%) of the 100 respondents to this week's Pensions Buzz research said schemes should not follow the lead of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) on this. The scheme agreed...
A buyout tool which provides schemes with up-to-date pricing and comparisons between insurers has been launched by JLT Employee Benefits.
The DB white paper sets out plans to review the funding regime, with 'prudent' and 'appropriate' possibly redefined. But James Phillips asks if this could this signal a return to an MFR-like approach?
The trustees of GKN's pension schemes have agreed a package of mitigation measures that would improve funding to a "more prudent level" if Melrose's offer is accepted by shareholders next week.
While the new powers are welcome, most respondents doubt it will make a difference to the outcomes for members, Pensions Buzz respondents say.