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Buy-in monitoring service - November 2018
Buy-in monitoring service
30 Nov 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pension Buy-out Companies, Investment - General
Hymans Robertson has published the latest edition of its buy-in monitoring service, in which it reports that the average pricing was slightly more expensive over the third quarter of 2018, but it still remains materially cheaper than the value of gilts needed to match the same liabilities.
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Risk Transfer Report 2018
Risk Transfer Report
Hymans Robertson
Nov 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pension Buy-out Companies, Transfers
According to Hymans Robertson's Risk Transfer Report 2018, total pension scheme risk transfer transactions over the last year covered liabilities of about £21.9bn. The report also revealed that since 30 June 2009, the longevity swap market has seen deals covering £67bn of liabilities.

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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Buy-in monitoring service - August 2018
Buy-in monitoring service
Hymans Robertson
16 Aug 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pension Buy-out Companies, Investment - General
Hymans Robertson has published the latest edition of its buy-in monitoring service, in which it reports that buy-in pricing continued to improve during the second quarter of 2018 and that 2018 is set to be a record year for bulk annuity volumes.

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 >> Aug 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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UK DB schemes targeting buyout treble in past five years
UK DB schemes targeting buyout treble in past five years
Willis Towers Watson
15 Aug 2018 United Kingdom Pension Buy-out Companies, Investment - General
According to research by Willis Towers Watson, 32% of DB pension scheme trustees are targeting an outright buyout with an insurer. A further 5% plan to run the scheme off over time with a buyout-like level of funding.

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 >> Aug 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Record breaking start to 2018 with £21.8bn of longevity risk transfer
Record breaking start to 2018 with £21.8bn of longevity risk transfer
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP)
9 Aug 2018 United Kingdom Pension Buy-out Companies, Longevity
According to research by Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP), UK pension plans undertook a record £7.8bn of pension buy-ins and buy-outs during the first six months of 2018. Total longevity risk transfers during the first half of the year reached a record £21.8bn.

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 >> Aug 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging - H1 2018
Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging
Hymans Robertson
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Pension Buy-out Companies, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Hymans Robertson has published its half-yearly update summarising the activity in the buy-in, buy-out and longevity hedging markets during the first half of 2018. The total value of buy-out and buy-in deals was approximately £7.8bn in the first half of 2018 and £14.9bn for the year to 30 June 2018.

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 >> Aug 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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2018: A record breaking year for the bulk annuity market
2018: A record breaking year for the bulk annuity market
Hymans Robertson
6 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pension Buy-out Companies, Transfers
According to Hymans Robertson the total value of buy-ins and buy-outs in the first six months of 2018 has been more than the value for the whole year in each year up until 2013.They estimate an all-time record for the year, with total pension scheme buy-in and buy-out volumes to reach around £18bn.

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 >> Jul 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
21 Jun 2018 United Kingdom Administration, Pension Buy-out Companies, Investment - Ethical and SRI, Investment - General, Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR), Trustees
 Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • If UK pensions was playing in the World Cup, which team do you think it would be, how well would it perform and why?;
  • Do you prefer to receive trustee board meeting packs digitally or in print form?;
  • What do you find is the most frustrating thing about digital board packs?;
  • Do the DWPís proposed regulatory changes for trusteesí ESG investment duties go far enough to remove barriers to social investment?;
  • The DWP wants trustees to publish a statement on the extent to which membersí views (both financial and nonfinancial) are taken into account in setting the investment strategy. Is this a good idea?; and
  • Are pension consolidation vehicles a good alternative to the insured buyout 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 >> Jun 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Buy-in monitoring service June 2018
Buy-in monitoring service
Hymans Robertson
Jun 2018 United Kingdom Pension Buy-out Companies, Investment - General
Hymans Robertson has published the latest edition of its buy-in monitoring service. According to the report, buy-in pricing improved over the first quarter of 2018, with prices in many cases being more than 5% lower than the value of the equivalent gilt liabilities.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Risk Settlement Market 2018
Risk Settlement Market
Aon
9 Apr 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pension Buy-out Companies, Investment - General, Longevity
Aon has published the 2018 edition of its 'Risk Settlement Market' report, which looks at what drove the market in 2017 and highlights what Aon expects to be the key market trends for 2018. The report found that in 2017 over £18bn of risk was transferred to bulk annuity and longevity swap providers, and that the buyout positions for many pension schemes improved by over 10%.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pension de-risking 2018 - Update
Pension de-risking 2018
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP)
Apr 2018 United Kingdom Pension Buy-out Companies
According to Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP), buy-in and buy-out deals are on course to reach a record-breaking £15bn during 2018. In an update to its eleventh annual report on the buy-in, buy-out and longevity swap market, LCP considers the latest developments including insurer pricing in 2018 and the £450m full buy-in by the Post Office pension plan.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging - H2 2017
Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging
Hymans Robertson
23 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Pension Buy-out Companies, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Hymans Robertson has published its half-yearly update summarising the activity in the buy-in, buy-out and longevity hedging markets during the second half of 2017, and the year to 31 December 2017. The total value of buy-out and buy-in deals was approximately £7.1bn in H2 2017 and £12.2bn for the year as a whole.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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2017 was the second busiest year ever for buy-ins and buy-outs
2017 was the second busiest year ever for buy-ins and buy-outs
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP)
16 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pension Buy-out Companies
According to research by Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP), in 2017 UK pension plans undertook £12.3bn of pension buy-ins and buy-outs, making it the second busiest year on record after 2014.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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2018 likely to be most active year ever for buy-ins and buy-outs
2018 likely to be most active year ever for buy-ins and buy-outs
Hymans Robertson
15 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pension Buy-out Companies
According to research by Hymans Robertson, DB pension schemes in the UK completed £12.4bn of bulk annuities in 2017. The volume of transactions less than £500m reached £8.6bn, over 50% higher than any previous year.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Mercer US Pension Buyout Index for February 2018
Mercer US Pension Buyout Index
Mercer
28 Feb 2018 United States Pension Buy-out Companies, Countries - US
Mercer has published the latest edition of its US Pension Buyout Index. The Index tracks the relationship between the accounting liability for retirees of a hypothetical DB pension plan and two cost measures: the estimated cost of transferring the pension liabilities to an insurance company and the approximate total economic cost of retaining the pension obligations on the balance sheet. According to the Index, the average cost of purchasing annuities from an insurer increased from 104.3% to 104.8% of the accounting liability during February 2018.

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 >> Feb 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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