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Pension Insurance Corporation concludes pension insurance buyout

Pension Insurance Corporation (“PIC”) has concluded a pension insurance buyout with the Trustee of the EC De Witt & Company Pension & Assurance Scheme (“the Scheme”).  The transaction covers £17

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One in seven set to retire in 2015 with no pension

More than one in seven people set to retire in 2015 with no pension according to research carried out by Prudential. • Also, one in six will retire in 2015

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NAPF comments on the Pensions Regulator’s annual funding statement

The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) comments on the annual funding statement issued by the Pensions Regulator (TPR). Helen Forrest, DB Policy Lead, NAPF, said: “The latest Annual Funding

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PensionsEurope do not want EMIR rules to jeopardise long-term investments

PensionsEurope calls on the Commission to ensure that EMIR rules do not jeopardise long-term investment in the EU Brussels, 21 May 2015 – The European Commission launched today a consultation on

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PMI launches new DC governance qualification

PMI launches new DC governance qualification The Pensions Management Institute has today launched its latest qualification, the Certificate in DC Governance. The new qualification is designed for those running, advising

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The Pensions Regulator annual funding statement

The Pensions Regulator [has] published its 2015 annual funding statement, setting out its analysis of current market conditions and how sponsoring employers and trustees of defined benefit (DB) pension schemes

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Pension Insurance Corporation appoints new Chief Investment Officer

Pension Insurance Corporation (“PIC”), has appointed Rob Groves as Chief Investment Officer. Rob joins PIC from Friends Life where he was CIO, overseeing assets totaling over £100 billion. Rob has

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Pensions now as important as property in divorce

Pensions now as important as property in divorce settlements and likely to increase further. For the first time pensions and property have become equally important assets in divorce settlements, with pensions

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National Grid to sell in-house asset manager

STATEMENT REGARDING THE NATIONAL GRID UK PENSION SCHEME The Board of Trustees of the National Grid UK Pension Scheme has undertaken a thorough review of their investment strategy and of

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Tackling LGPS deficits should be main focus for new Minister

Tackling LGPS deficits should be main focus for new Minister – Joanne Segars speaks at NAPF Local Authority Conference 2015 Joanne Segars, Chief Executive of the National Association of Pension