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S & P 1500 Pension Funded Status Increased by 2% in June
S & P 1500 Pension Funded Status
Mercer
8 Jul 2019 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
According to Mercer, the estimated aggregate funding level of pension plans sponsored by S&P 1500 companies increased by 2% in June 2019 to 87%. The estimated aggregate deficit fell by $31bn from $339bn at the end of May to $308bn at the end of June.
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European Asset Allocation Survey 2019
European Asset Allocation Survey
Mercer
8 Jul 2019 Europe (including EU) Investment - General, Scheme Issues & Trends
According to Mercer's European Asset Allocation Survey, 55% of European pension schemes consider environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) risks as part of their investment decision-making, up 15% from 2018.
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FTSE 350 pension deficits falls by £9bn in June
Mercer Pensions Risk Survey
Mercer
3 Jul 2019 United Kingdom Accounting, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Data from the Mercer Pensions Risk Survey has revealed that the accounting deficit of FTSE 350 DB pension schemes decreased from £57bn at the end of May to £48bn at the end of June. A 0.07% decline in corporate bond yields, which was mitigated by a 0.05% fall in market implied inflation, prompted a £4bn increase in liabilities to £860bn, while asset values stood at £812bn, a £13bn increase from the end of May.
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Pension Management: Creating a Roadmap to Success
Mercer/CFO Research 2019 Risk Survey
Mercer
25 Jun 2019 United States Administration, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General
According to the results of the latest Mercer/CFO Research 2019 Risk Survey, 70% of survey respondents said they are likely to transfer some or all of their retiree obligation from their DB plan via the purchase of an annuity in 2019 or 2020, up from 56% two years ago.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jun 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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FTSE350 pension deficit rises by £5bn in May
Mercer Pensions Risk Survey
Mercer
4 Jun 2019 United Kingdom Accounting, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Data from the Mercer Pensions Risk Survey has revealed that during May the accounting deficit of FTSE 350 DB pension schemes increased from £52bn in April to £57bn. A 0.14% decline in corporate bond yields, which was partially offset by a 0.08% decline in market implied inflation, prompted an £11bn increase in liabilities to £856bn.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jun 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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FTSE 350 Pension Deficitís First Decline Since November 2018
Mercer Pensions Risk Survey
Mercer
2 May 2019 United Kingdom Accounting, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Data from the Mercer Pensions Risk Survey has revealed that during April the accounting deficit of FTSE 350 DB pension schemes decreased for the first time since November 2018 from £55bn to £52bn. A 0.1% increase in corporate bond yields, which was partially offset by an increase in market implied inflation, prompted a £2bn decline in liabilities to £845bn.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> May 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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FTSE 350 Pension Gap Reaches 18-Month High
Mercer Pensions Risk Survey
Mercer
3 Apr 2019 United Kingdom Accounting, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Data from the Mercer Pensions Risk Survey has revealed that during March the accounting deficit of FTSE 350 DB pension schemes rose from £45bn to £55bn. Declining corporate bond yields prompted an increase in liabilities from £811bn to £847bn and were only partially offset by a fall in market implied inflation.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Apr 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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S & P 1500 Pension Funded Status Increased by 2% in February
S & P 1500 Pension Funded Status
Mercer
6 Mar 2019 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
According to Mercer, the estimated aggregate funding level of pension plans sponsored by S&P 1500 companies increased by 2% in February 2019 to 90%. The estimated aggregate deficit fell by $45bn from $262bn at the end of January to $217bn at the end of February.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Mar 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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FTSE 350 pension gap grows by £4bn in February
Mercer Pensions Risk Survey
Mercer
4 Mar 2019 United Kingdom Accounting, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Data from the Mercer Pensions Risk Survey has revealed that during February the accounting deficit of FTSE 350 DB pension schemes rose from £41bn to £45bn. The increase in the deficit was attributed to an increase in the schemes' liabilities from £806bn to £811bn, offset in part by a rise in asset values.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Mar 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Defined Benefit plans end 2018 on a sour note
Mercer Pension Health Index
Mercer
3 Jan 2019 Canada Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General, Investment - Performance, Scheme Issues & Trends
Mercer has published the latest edition of its Pension Health Index, which looks at the solvency ratio of a hypothetical DB pension plan. On 31 December 2018, the Index stood at 102%, down from 112% on 28 September 2018 and 106% at the beginning of 2018. The Index has also revealed that less than 30% of Canadian pension plans ended the year fully funded, a sharp decline from the 60% that achieved this level at the end of September.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jan 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Mercer forecasts nearly one third of a trillion pounds to be paid by UK company DB pension schemes over next three years
Nearly one third of a trillion pounds to be paid by UK company DB schemes over next three years
Mercer
14 Dec 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Transfers
According to Mercer, nearly one third of a trillion pounds will be paid by UK private sector DB pension schemes between 2019 and 2021. The record amount is due to large numbers of active and deferred members expected to transfer the value of their entitlement to another arrangement and a rapidly growing buy-in and buy-out market.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Dec 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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S&P 1500 Pension Funded Status Increased by One Percent in November
S&P 1500 Pension Funded Status Increased by One Percent in November
Mercer
6 Dec 2018 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
According to Mercer, the estimated aggregate funding level of S&P 1500 pension plans increased by 1% during November to 91%, principally as a result of an increase in equity markets. The analysis also shows that as of 30 November 2018, the estimated aggregate deficit of S&P 1500 pension plans was $197bn, down from $208bn at the end of October.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Dec 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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FTSE 350 pension deficit narrows to £17bn
FTSE 350 pension deficit narrows to £17bn
Mercer
4 Dec 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Data from the latest Mercer Pension Risk Survey has revealed that the accounting position of FTSE 350 DB pension schemes improved by £19bn in November with the deficit falling from £36bn to £17bn. Liabilities have fallen from £795bn to £767bn due to an increase in corporate bond yields and a fall in market implied inflation, while asset values fell from £759bn to £750bn.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Dec 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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S&P 1500 Pension Funded Status Decreased by Two Percent in October
S&P 1500 Pension Funded Status Decreased by Two Percent in October
Mercer
6 Nov 2018 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
According to Mercer, the estimated aggregate funding level of S&P 1500 pension plans decreased by 2% during October to 90%, principally as a result of a decrease in equity markets. The analysis also shows that as of 31 October 2018, the estimated aggregate deficit of S&P 1500 pension plans was $208bn, up from $171bn at the end of September.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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£39bn hit to FTSE 350 pension schemes' finances in October
£39bn hit to FTSE 350 pension schemes' finances in October
Mercer
5 Nov 2018 United Kingdom Case References and Dispute Resolution, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Data from the latest Mercer Pension Risk Survey has revealed that the accounting position of FTSE 350 DB pension schemes deteriorated by £39bn in October from a surplus of £3bn to a deficit of £36bn, the largest swing in month end deficits since August 2016. According to the survey, the swing can be attributed in part to an increase in liabilities from £764bn to £795bn following an estimated £15bn one-off increase resulting from the High Court's judgment in the Lloyds GMP equalisation case.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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