Barnett Waddingham non-executive chairwoman Elizabeth Renshaw-Ames has been named as trustee chairwoman of Aviva Master Trust.
Octopus Group clean energy investments arm Octopus Renewables has won a new UK corporate pension mandate with the National Grid UK Pension Scheme to invest £185m in national solar and onshore wind assets.
This week’s top stories included the selection of BlackRock as fiduciary manager for the £4bn legacy Electricity Supply Pension Scheme.
The National Grid UK Pension Scheme has agreed its second buy-in this year, transferring £1.6bn of pension risk to Legal & General (L&G).
The National Grid UK Pension Scheme has agreed a £2.8bn buy-in deal with Rothesay Life, covering the benefits of an unspecified number of pensioner members.
Some of the UK's biggest pension schemes will be forced to report on climate risk in line with recommendations from the Taskforce for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
RPMI has announced the appointment of John Chilman - the current chairman of the Railways Pension Scheme - as its chief executive.
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has announced it will shrink its board by more than one-third as part of a governance overhaul to make it "agile and more appropriate".
This week's top stories include Prudential slashing the size of its corporate defined contribution business, and National Grid's £2bn longevity swap with Zurich.
The National Grid Electricity Group has completed an intermediated longevity swap with Zurich for the Electricity Supply Pension Scheme (ESPS).
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Iain Duncan Smith has appointed Tilly Ross, Sarah Smart and Margaret Snowdon (pictured) as non-executive directors of The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
National Grid UK Pension Scheme has handed Legal and General Investment Management (LGIM) a mandate to manage £13bn of assets after selling its in-house manager to the firm.
More than 1,500 salary sacrifice cars have been taken-up by employees of National Grid using its workplace scheme.
Rob Schreur has been appointed chief executive of the National Grid pension scheme with a remit to lead and develop its new investment executive team
The £14.4bn National Grid UK Pension Scheme is to sell its captive asset management business Aerion Fund Management.
Labour has pledged to double the paid time that a new father can take off work and increase the statutory pay by £100 per week.
Nigel Stapleton has been appointed as chairman of the National Grid's UK pension scheme with effect from 1 November 2014.
Aerion Fund Management, the in-house fund manager for the National Grid UK pension scheme, has appointed Berenberg to manage a £3.5bn active currency overlay mandate.
Roy Gillson, the first chairman of Universities Superannuation Scheme Investment Management Limited (USSIM) has died aged 60 after a battle with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
National Grid has confirmed it is reviewing its two defined benefit pension schemes in an attempt to control the cost of future accrual.
Employee share ownership has become a catchphrase in recent months. Julia Rampen looks at the practical steps, advantages and risks of a reward strategy on the verge of change.
The National Grid pension scheme is to use PensionsFirst liability management technology to measure its £15bn UK pensions obligations more effectively.