Spence & Partners has been appointed to provide consultant services to the £95m Edinburgh Airport defined benefit (DB) pension plan.
A set of tools to help trustees quiz their advisers and gain confidence in their decision-making has been produced by Aon.
This week we want to know if the way defined benefit (DB) schemes invest neglects UK enterprise and what you think the most important pensions story this year has been.
Michael Klimes explores whether consultants and actuaries could end up in court if they fail to give proper advice on financial risks related to climate change
There has been a huge rise in the number of DB to DC transfers since 2015. Stephanie Hawthorne looks at how demand is changing and what these changes mean for schemes.
Michael Klimes examines whether clarification on new money laundering rules will ease additional obligations on schemes.
This week's top stories were Broadstone Group's acquisition of Mitchell Consulting and 2020 Trustees, and TPR launching a probe into trustees' assessments of DC costs.
Changing third-party administrators can cause all sorts of issues, including loss of data. Michael Klimes looks at examples of poor transitions and asks if it is a widespread problem
Robinson Ellison says the industry must "act together" to avoid excessive intervention from The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
This week we want to know if it was right to introduce Freedom and Choice and how likely it is tax relief will be cut in the November Budget.
Twelve firms have said they will raise The Pension Regulator's (TPR) guidance on environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors with clients where they are financially material.
Most respondents were sceptical the dashboard could be delivered within two years
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) will take action on poor scheme governance after its research found despite improvement among larger schemes, many trustee boards are failing to meet their duties.
Boards should assign responsibility to coordinate and develop their scheme's cyber security policy to one particular trustee, according to Anish Rav.
Johnston Press has asked the trustees of its defined benefit (DB) plan to support a bid to overhaul the business due to pressure from heavy debts and declines in print sales.
Michael Klimes examines what additional obligations money laundering rules introduced in June may put on schemes
After the landmark ruling in the Walker vs Innospec case, schemes must review how they award death benefits for members, writes Michael Klimes
This week's top stories include a landmark Supreme Court ruling on survivor benefits, DWP plans to launch a DB white paper in winter and a proposal the industry should design a pilot dashboard
This week we want to know if mentoring trustees is an effective way to increase diversity on boards and whether GMP equalisation should be scrapped.
The industry should look to encourage diversity and appointment of young trustees through recruitment at the grassroots according to a panel of trustees at Pensions and Benefits UK.
Proposals to modernise processes around transfers have received support but miss some key points, writes Michael Klimes
Trustees of the two British Home Stores (BHS) schemes have sent 18,000 letters to members explaining the options available to them following the deal reached earlier this year.
Most respondents doubt that America's withdrawal from the Paris climate change agreement will alter investment strategies.
This week we want to know whether you think the manifestos will contain coherent pension policy positions and who you will vote for.