The bulk annuity market is set to beat all records next year, with new transactions reaching £30bn for the first time with the re-emergence of 'mega-deals', Aon has predicted.
The consultancy warned a busy 2018 may mean some schemes might need to be patient, waiting for prime insurer appetite and financial conditions before they look to de-risk. For the fourth year in a row,...
In this week's Pensions Buzz survey, we want to know whether or not you agree with Lord Myners' opinion that asset owners, such as pension funds, are substantially to blame for short-termism in business.
A typical defined benefit (DB) scheme was able to meet 92.9% of its accrued pension rights as of 30 September, according to Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM).
The combined funding level decreased by just over four percentage points by the end of last month to 93.6%, according to the Pension Protection Fund's (PPF) latest update.