The number of plans in the Netherlands has plunged 75% in 20 years.
After posting a successful H1 2017, UK pension provider Royal London wants more competition—and it’s pressing the government and regulators to open the floodgates.
Reports from Pension Protection Fund and Mercer show improved DB funding.
TPR report finds the overall percentage of eligible employees saving into a workplace pension increased to 78% from 55%.
LCP: Liabilities have risen at a faster pace than assets over the past 10 years.
Tracking service has reported five consecutive quarters of positive results.
More than 50% of six-figure pensioners are from police, firefighter units, Empire Center reports.
City could be forced to create pensions for 3,000 workers if overturned.
The move is part of a long-term de-risking program at the company.
UK pensions have more than £900 billion of exposure to LDI.
In addition, Credit Suisse survey shows more than 70% of institutional investor portfolios incorporate hurdle rates and founder’s share class structures.
The proportion of self-employed workers in the UK continues to grow.
Urges for better reporting and transparency, creation of local government pension/stress test system.