The collective deficit of defined benefit (DB) schemes decreased by £40bn to £420bn over July, according to PwC's monthly Skyval index.
The measure, which looks at roughly 5,800 schemes, showed the deficit fell by almost 9% from the end of June. This is the third month in a row the deficit has dropped, with assets valued at £1.6trn...
Local government minister Rishi Sunak says his department's priority is to make a success of local government pension pooling, warning there is no room for complacency.
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has appointed its first female chair, Jenny Condron. Victoria Ticha speaks to her about the key pension issues that must be addressed and how to bridge the industry's gender gap
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know whether you agree with MPs that enhanced powers for The Pensions Regulator (TPR) will only be effective if there is also a cultural change at the watchdog.
Smart Pension has appointed ClaritEx to develop its cost transparency solutions effective from Q3, making the master trust its first client.