The UK has welcomed EIOPA's decision to not impose solvency-based funding requirements on DB schemes. But the alternative option will still be costly and complex, finds Stephanie Baxter
At a glance EIOPA proposes common EU-wide regime for risk assessment and transparency Critics say it will add unnecessary costs and complexity Solvency regime could be introduced through...
A number of pension schemes have been prompted to lock in gains with a move into bonds after the estimated deficit across FTSE 100 DB pension schemes improved by £36bn, over the 12 months ending 30 June last year, JLT Employment Benefits found.
HM Treasury has agreed in principle to give NEST a £329m contingent liability guarantee in the event of the master trust's wind up or closure.
AMP Capital has set up a dedicated team to help institutional investors, including pension funds, invest in infrastructure through direct equity allocations.