The Former Registered Dock Workers Pension Fund has completed a £725m buy-in with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) in what is believed to be the biggest deal so far this year.
Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) has invested in the expanding offshore wind sector for the first time, expanding its asset allocation to renewable energy.
Prudential Insurance Company of America has agreed to reinsure around $1.2bn (£920m) of Pension Insurance Corporation's (PIC) longevity risk.
Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) has agreed a £590m buy-in to insure all pensioner liabilities in the Wolseley Group Retirement Benefits Plan.
PP asks four independent trustees about the progress their schemes are making on de-risking, the bars to risk reduction and future trends.
In March, David Pitt-Watson and Dr Hari Mann published a paper looking at why finance matters and how the industry can improve. PP summarises the key points
Jonathan Stapleton speaks to Pilkington Superannuation Scheme trustee chairman Keith Greenfield and PIC head of origination structuring Uzma Nazir about the deal
Pension Insurance Corporation has invested £60m in long-dated, senior secured debt issued by Yarlington Social Housing Group.
PIC has invested around £700m into social and affordable housing. Jonathan Stapleton speaks to the insurer's head of debt origination, Allen Twyning, to find out more.
As schemes move towards cashflow negative status, many are looking to insure their members' liabilities. James Phillips explores creative ways to approach buy-ins
Defined benefit (DB) schemes will offload around £700bn of liabilities to insurers over the next 15 years, latest analysis by Hymans Robertson has suggested.
Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) has entered into two buy-ins with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC), and a longevity swap with Legal & General (L&G).
Pension Insurance Corporation has invested £60m with Red Kite Community Housing, a regulated housing association based in High Wycombe.
Vesuvius has signed a £15m deal with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) to insure further pensioner members in its UK defined benefit (DB) scheme.
Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) has invested £60.6m into a student accommodation project at the University of Essex.
The 3i Group Pension Plan has completed a £200m buy-in with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC), its first insurance policy so far.
Longevity hedges have long been considered a hurdle to doing a bulk annuity, but a ground-breaking deal shows it doesn't have to be. Stephanie Baxter looks at why converting swaps into buy-ins is taking off.
De-risking deals hit £10.2bn last year thanks to a busy second half as concerns over Solvency II waned, according to Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP).
This week's top stories include coverage of a proposal to merge Royal Mail defined benefit and defined contribution members into a risk-sharing scheme.
Technological disruption will only benefit savers when financial institutions realise they must serve the needs of customers, according to London Business School's David Pitt-Watson.
The trustees of the Alps Electric Pension Scheme have concluded a £33m buyout of its liabilities with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC).
Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) has invested £93m in secured debt issued by Welsh Housing Partnership, an initiative that supplies new affordable housing across Wales.
Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) has appointed Giles Fairhead as its chief risk officer (CRO).
Smiths Group's TI Group Pension Scheme has insured £130m of pensioner liabilities with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC), bringing the scheme's total insured liabilities to £1bn.