Clarinettists are not often noted for their litigious nature. Last week at the High Court a BBC Pension Scheme member looked set to change all that.
The man, a member of the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, is appealing a Pensions Ombudsman's decision on whether changes to his pension were in keeping with the scheme rules. He believes the BBC acted unlawfully...
Mark Evans has been appointed as a director at Independent Trustee Services (ITS) to lead trustee appointments in London.
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on changes to the actuarial assumptions it uses in valuations in a bid to better reflect the bulk annuity market, with schemes set to move into surplus on aggregate.
Private sector defined benefit (DB) schemes were 96.3% funded on a Pension Protection Fund (PPF) compensation basis at the end of July, according to the lifeboat fund's monthly index.
Conduent has completed the sale of its actuarial and human resource consulting business to private equity investor, H.I.G. Capital.