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Pauline Gordon, Monica Ho, Lesley-Ann Morgan, Reena Thakkar and Theny Thiagarajan discuss why so few women work in senior finance roles and how this might be addressed
6th March 2019
TPR publishes guidance for scheme valuations
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has today published guidance outlining how it expects employers and trustees to approach upcoming scheme valuations.
5th March 2019
Majority of private investors see Brexit 'opportunity'
More than half of private investors in the UK view Brexit as an opportunity, with the overwhelming majority confident about the outlook for their investments.
4th March 2019
ARC considers alternative models for Equity Release Mortgage calculations
The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) has proposed a new model that better reflects historic UK house prices for equity release mortgage calculations.
25th February 2019
Illiquid assets could boost pension pots by 10%
Defined contribution (DC) pension scheme members could enjoy a 10% boost to their savings by adding illiquid assets to their default investment strategies, new research has found.
18th February 2019
FTSE 100 pension schemes 'highly exposed' to climate change
FTSE 100 companies are leaving their workers pension savings highly exposed to the potential impacts of climate change, research from ShareAction has revealed.
15th February 2019
Corporate bonds provide a good matching investment strategy in a defined benefit pension scheme, says Sathish Umapathy but a new approach to discounting the liabilities is needed
6th February 2019
European bond markets yet to see MiFID II benefits
The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) has failed to boost competition, investor protection, and transparency in European bond markets.
7th December 2018
The big question: can we help consumers avoid running out of money in retirement?
Pensions are all about providing an income for life, right?
7th November 2018
When cash becomes king
John McAleer and Graham Wardle of the Running Off Mature Schemes Working Party discuss the rise of cashflow driven investment.
6th November 2018