Defined benefit (DB) schemes increased their surplus over February when using realistic investment return assumptions, according to First Actuarial.
Under the firm's index, which uses best estimate expected returns on underlying assets, the combined surplus of the UK's 5,794 DB schemes grew by £13bn to £288bn last month. In the same period, assets...
One in 10 of this year's retirees will take their entire pension pot as a lump sum, Prudential's 'Class of 2018' research finds.
The Treasury has launched a second consultation on banning pensions cold-calling, which aims to seek final views on already-drafted regulation.
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