Some 20% of FTSE 100 defined benefit (DB) pension schemes would be at risk of failure if the UK entered another economic downturn, research suggests.
The Cardano and Lincoln Pensions study found, using the Pension Protection Fund's (PPF) stressed scenario, FTSE 100 DB schemes would see a deficit increase of £100bn across the whole index. It said...
The roll-out of the government's Help to Save scheme could lead to a rise in automatic enrolment (AE) opt-out rates and have a much bigger impact than the Lifetime ISA (LISA), Aegon has warned.
Investment manager State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) has taken a minority stake in online pension consolidation business PensionBee
Defined benefit (DB) schemes have hit their best funding position since April 2014, according to the Pension Protection Fund (PPF).
Inflation rose to 3.1% in November, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), beating previous estimates that it would hold steady at 3%.