Monthly Archives: February 2016

News for week ending 26 February

Two developments affecting scheme administration – one with potentially wide-ranging implications for blocking pension scams and one with a very limited impact for those with large pensions retiring between 6 April and July 2016.


News for week ending 19 February

EIOPA is still pursuing an EU solvency regime for pension schemes, whilst the pensions dispute at the FT is over.



News for week ending 12 February

New guidance and reporting regime planned for transfers from trust-based schemes, whilst Marks & Spencer scheme’s 2015 valuation discloses a past service surplus but much higher future service costs.


News for week ending 5 February

Version 2 of Code of Good Practice is published, the ACA reveals latest pension trends amongst employers whilst the Post Office consults on closing its main DB scheme to future accrual.



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News for week ending 29 January

EIOPA publishes its stress test results whilst RBS brings forward £4.2 billion of deficit contributions.