Vanguard has expanded its common contractual fund (CCF) range with the launch of two tax transparent funds that provide low cost access to equities.
The asset manager now provides four CCFs in the UK, and the expansion is part of its commitment to building out its defined contribution (DC) proposition. The CCF is an open-ended UCITS fund specifically...
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on proposals to charge a "risk reflective" levy for commercial defined benefit (DB) consolidation vehicles.
The funding gap across FTSE 350 schemes could be slashed by as much as £275bn if schemes look beyond traditional ways of creating value. Victoria Ticha examines how
There will be "many flavours" of defined benefit (DB) consolidators but consolidation will only be the right answer for a minority of schemes, Alan Rubenstein says.
Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) chairman Frank Field has questioned the regulator on what lessons it can learn from the experience of the Kodak Pension Plan No.2 (KPP2).