PP looks at the pensions great and good who oversee contract-based schemes
In the second of a three-part series on choosing asset managers, Jonathan Stapleton speaks to Richard Butcher and Roger Mattingly about how trustees shortlist managers.
In the first of a three part series on how trustees choose asset managers, Jonathan Stapleton speaks to Richard Butcher and Roger Mattingly about how trustees review asset manager performance.
TPR has called for the time between actuarial valuations to be based on a scheme's health, but is this a good idea? James Phillips asks trustees what they think
Pitmans Trustees (PTL) has appointed Lesley Peek as client manager to oversee the day-to-day management and governance of defined benefit (DB) and defined contribution (DC) schemes.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has issued PTL with the maximum fine after it failed to prepare annual governance statements for three schemes.
Member nominated trustees have their work cut out for them over the next five years.
Trustees hold more power cards than before
Many trustees think their DC scheme assets are protected by the FSCS but this may not be the case. Helen Morrissey looks at why trustees need to be aware of how DC assets are protected.
It's time trustees paid more attention to top-up schemes
Alison Bostock has been appointed as a client director at Pitmans Trustees (PTL) as the firm expands its presence in London.
LDI has been a helpful tool for schemes looking to de-risk. But does the emerging use of illiquid assets mean LDI could become a hindrance to achieving buyout? Stephanie Baxter investigates.
The pensions industry is overpopulated with acronyms and many in the sector would be relieved if there were fewer of them. But IGC - the independent governance committee - are three letters that cannot be ignored.
Richard Butcher says giving up cross subsidies will increase costs
BlackRock has revealed who will sit on the Independent Governance Committee (IGC) that oversees its contract-based workplace pension schemes in the UK.
Standard Life has revealed who will serve on its Independent Governance Committee (IGC).
Fidelity Worldwide Investment has appointed Kim Nash, Rachel Brougham and David Felder to its independent governance committee (IGC) and master trust board.
Legal and General Investment Management (LGIM) Workplace Savings has appointed BESTrustees to its trustee board with effect from 1 April 2015.
PP examines how the new rules to prevent mis-selling will work
Industry figures have called for a bill preventing the use of corporate directors to include an exemption for pension trustee companies.
PP examines a loophole that could leave DC members with no compensation if an insurer collapses
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has proposals in place to prevent corporate trustees from dwarfing individuals on independent governance committees (IGCs).
The industry is not satisfied with efforts to improve contract-based governance
Helen Morrissey explains the importance of trustee evaluation exercises