The UK's defined benefit (DB) pension schemes were 129% funded on a 'best estimate' basis on 31 December 2017, according to First Actuarial.
In its latest monthly update, the actuarial firm said the schemes had an aggregate surplus of £357bn as of 31 December 2017, with assets totalling £1.6trn and liabilities amounting to £1.2trn. This...
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.