Many single-employer trust-based DC schemes will move to a master trust in coming years. Stephen Richards looks at the pitfalls they need to avoid
There is a lack of clarity over DB funding targets. Adolfo Aponte says more transparency in this area could have significant benefits.
John McAleer sets out four areas where a change in approach to managing mature pension funds could lead to better outcomes for members, trustees and sponsors.
Simon Eagle of Willis Towers Watson says that, based on his work for Royal Mail, well-designed collective defined contribution (CDC) funds would be viable for some other UK employers too.
Andy Palmer says trustees and employers should prepare for a no deal, which could pose big risks to sponsor covenants
Jonathan Stapleton asks how the combination of improved scheme funding and better insurer pricing could drive a resurgence in the take-up of full insurance buyouts.
Adam Saville investigates the role of group risk policies and employee benefits in supporting staff.
As Europe faces a complex tapering trajectory, Michaël Lok looks at a number of emerging opportunities in credit
Pension funds may be sitting on valuable claims if it can be proven that active management would have led to higher returns compared to a tracker fund, write Simon Bushell and Daniel Spendlove
DB schemes are increasingly running transfer exercises to manage liabilities. Jonathon Webb looks at how to ensure overseas members are given the correct advice and included in the process
Health cash plans are growing in popularity among both employees and their employers. Nick Martindale takes a look at how the market is evolving
The Behavioural Insights Team has demonstrated how the pensions industry can go beyond AE by applying behavioural insights to improve member outcomes. Kim Kaveh reports.
Kim Kaveh speaks to three trustees under the age of 30 about harnessing the power of generational diversity on boards.
The popularity of DB transfers shows no sign of slowing. Charlotte Moore looks at how schemes can adapt their investment strategy to meet this demand
The DC market has been slower to adopt real assets and other potential diversifiers. Marc Haynes looks at why this needs to change
Scheme interest in corporate hybrid bonds is growing. Julian Marks assesses the key factors likely to drive the market forward for the remainder of 2018
A panel of pension experts spoke at Pensions and Benefits UK to debate lay trustees, the 'disastrous' freedoms and the problem with having two regulators. Stephanie Baxter reports from the conference
It has been almost five years since British Airways (BA) launched legal action against the trustees of its Airways Pension Scheme (APS) for unilaterally awarding a discretionary benefit to members.
The pensions industry has, Francis Fernandes says, an 'unhealthy obsession with modelling' and should spend more time on contingency planning.
Alan Taylor looks at the importance of looking at alternative risk measures when developing investment and funding strategies for DB schemes
As the NHS shows signs of embracing the virtual GP concept, will the burgeoning employer-provided market face a slowdown? Asks Suzanne Clarkson.
Brexit is likely to have a significant impact on UK schemes' funding and investment strategies. Wayne Fitzgibbon and John Gething look at what trustees can do to prepare
The FCA introduced new regulations around the measurement and disclosure of transaction costs in January. Jon Parker looks at how trustees should respond.
A growing number of schemes are moving towards integrating responsible investment policies into investment processes. Charlotte Moore looks at how funds are approaching this