Survey also finds rising PBGC premiums encourage funding increases.
Mercer report explores key trends in international investor activity, including a reduction in fixed income in favor of equities.
PGGM gets an acting chairman, Northern Trust makes a swath of changes, and more.
Record amount attributed to rapidly growing buy-in, buy-out market.
Volatility in equity markets continues to concern plan sponsors.
The firm will expand its reach into the British pension advisor market.
Rising equities were offset by a falling discount rate during the month.
Mega-consultant looks to bulk up non-profit presence.
Aggregate deficit falls to £29 billion at the end of May.
Discount rates up 18 basis points.
New whitepaper urges plans to create a strong defense against economic, political shocks.