The number of defined benefit (DB) schemes in the private sector which close to accrual will surge over the next year according to a survey from Aon Hewitt.
The firm said the proportion of schemes closed completed could go from 50% to 60%. This is as depressed bond yields, the end of contracting out in April 2016 and spiking national insurance (NI) bills...
Almost all listed asset managers have now signed up to the transparency code that launched 12 months ago to help local government funds get better cost data, writes Stephanie Baxter
This week's top stories include MPs questioning the regulator's leadership in a letter to the watchdog's chairman, and FTSE 100 schemes post accounting surplus for first time in decade.
While the majority of UK's largest pension funds have taken action on climate change, parliament says there are still some that are failing to manage their schemes responsibly.
Master trusts will have just one chance to demonstrate to The Pensions Regulator (TPR) that they should be authorised under the upcoming regime, the watchdog has said.