News for week ending 8 March
In the news this week, the Pensions Regulator has released its 2019 annual funding statement, the Single Financial Guidance Body has been renamed, the latest CMI projections model has been released and National Express has completed a buy-in.
Pensions Arena April 2018
White paper casts long shadow
The Government’s White Paper heralds major developments in the funding and regulation of DB pension schemes, but it will be at least two years before these are law. Meanwhile, how do sponsors and trustees respond?
In this quarter’s Arena we consider the shadow which the White Paper will cast over funding valuations and corporate transactions which take place between now and 2020.
And, of course, April’s Pensions Arena contains all the usual financial and investment analysis for the quarter ending 31 March 2018, presented in the BAC Dashboard.
Has journey planning finally come of age?
Journey planning has been around for more than 10 years but over the last two years there has been increased interest from companies and the development of more flexible designs. In this Perspective Leonard Bowman looks at how these long-term funding and investment plans have evolved as a result of the financial crisis.