The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has put into effect changes to actuarial assumptions used in sponsor insolvencies and to calculate risk-based levies.
The changes, which will be made to the section 143 and section 179 valuations, came into place on 1 December to bring them in line with bulk annuity pricing. Section 143 valuations examine whether a...
Collective defined contribution (CDC) savers should be allowed to access pension freedoms when the scheme is rolled out, last week's Pensions Buzz respondents said.
Partner Insight: A fiduciary management approach gives trustees a richness of information you can't get with a standard adviser approach, especially in times of market uncertainty, explain Russell Investments' David Rae and Paul Wharton
The PPI has unveiled a policy paper outlining current considerations and policy debates relevant to DC scheme default strategies. Kim Kaveh explores some of its views.
The £30bn local government pension pool has appointed Quoniam and Robeco to manage an active equity portfolio worth around £400m.