Defined benefit (DB) transfer values rose by £31,000 over 2016 thanks to a fall in gilt yields, according to Xafinity's monthly index.
The estimate sat at around £234,000 at the end of December, up 2% since November, and 15% since December 2015. However, it remains below the record high set on 4 October 2016 when the estimate hit £243,327,...
BT may allow the trustees of its pension schemes to take over some of its assets in the case it fails to meets its pension obligations, the firm has suggested.
In the latest of PP's Pensions Influencers interview series, Jonathan Stapleton speaks to Ian McKnight, chief investment officer of the Royal Mail Pension Plan
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The 3i Group Pension Plan has completed a £200m buy-in with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC), its first insurance policy so far.