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FTSE 350 pensions - where are companies on the endgame journey?
FTSE 350 pensions - where are companies on the endgame journey?
Barnett Waddingham
12 Aug 2019 United Kingdom Accounting, Pension Buy-out Companies, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General, Surpluses and Deficits
According to a report published by Barnett Waddingham, one in five FTSE 350 companies could be in a position to buyout their DB scheme in the next five years and just over 50% could be in a position to buyout within ten years. The findings also revealed that 20% of companies could buyout using less than 10% of the cash on their balance sheet.
3611620E2 Click here to view the full summary. Click here to contact the authors.
 
S&P 1500 Pension Funded Status Decreased by 1% in July
S&P 1500 Pension Funded Status
Mercer
6 Aug 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 decreased by 1% in July 2019 to 86%. The estimated aggregate deficit increased by $14bn from $308bn at the end of June to $322bn at the end of July.
3611623B1 Click here to view the full summary.  
 
Pension Finance Watch - July 2019
Pension Finance Watch
Willis Towers Watson
6 Aug 2019 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - Performance
According to the latest edition of Pension Finance Watch, the Willis Towers Watson Pension Index experienced a modest increase of 0.2% during July, leaving the index value at 77.2.
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FTSE 350 pension deficit increases as it see-saws due to political and financial uncertainty
Mercer Pensions Risk Survey
Mercer
2 Aug 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 increased from £48bn at the end of June to £51bn at the end of July. According to the findings, the funded status was unchanged over the month, remaining at 94%.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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PwC Skyval Index July data shows £20bn increase in UK DB pension deficit
PwC Skyval Index
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
31 Jul 2019 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits
According to the latest PwC Skyval index, the deficit of DB pension funds has increased by £20bn compared to the previous month end and the total deficit stood at £240bn at the end of July 2019.

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 2019 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
17 Jul 2019 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Death Benefits, Equality, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Legislation, Part-time, Self-employed and Contract Workers, 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:
  • Will Guy Opperman stay in post as pensions and financial inclusion minister under the new prime minister?;
  • Was the Government wrong to decide not to legislate to equalise widowers’ survivor benefits?;
  • Do you agree with Shadow Pensions Minister Jack Dromey that there should be a fiduciary college at a university for trustee training?;
  • Should all FTSE 350 employers offer matching pension contributions?; and
  • Should the £10,000 auto-enrolment threshold be lowered so that more low-paid women in part-time work can benefit?

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pension Finance Watch - June 2019
Pension Finance Watch
Willis Towers Watson
8 Jul 2019 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - Performance
According to the latest edition of Pension Finance Watch, the Willis Towers Watson Pension Index experienced a 2.1% increase in June bringing the index level to 77.1.

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 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 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.

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 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 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.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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UK DB pension deficit down by £20bn in June, PwC Skyval Index shows
PwC Skyval Index
PwC
3 Jul 2019 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits
According to the latest PwC Skyval index, the deficit of DB pension funds has decreased by £20bn compared to the previous month end and the total deficit stood at £220bn at the end of June 2019. This month's reduction in deficit has been partly attributed to the positive performance in equity markets.

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 2019 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Credit Suisse Swiss Pension Fund Index Q2 2019
Credit Suisse Swiss Pension Fund Index
Credit Suisse
Jul 2019 Switzerland European Union members, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General, Surpluses and Deficits
Credit Suisse has published its second quarterly Swiss Pension Fund Index for 2019, which reveals that the index rose by 1.91% to close at a level of 179.49 points at the end of June 2019.
4811619D5 Click here to view the full summary.  
 
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.

F61156429   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Buck’s 2019 Mid-Market Review examines data for almost 1,900 UK defined benefit pensions schemes
Buck’s 2019 Mid-Market Review examines data for almost 1,900 UK defined benefit pensions schemes
Buck
17 Jun 2019 United Kingdom Equality, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Longevity, Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits, Transfers
Buck has published the results of its 2019 Mid-Market Pensions Review which analyses figures from nearly 1,900 UK DB pension schemes and outlines the trends and challenges faced by pension schemes with asset values between £10m and £1bn. According to the research, average annual company contributions fell from £5m in 2017 to £4.2m in 2018, reflecting steps taken by companies to manage pension costs.

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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Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
12 Jun 2019 United Kingdom Collective Defined Contribution (CDC) schemes, Pensions Dashboard, Equality, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Insolvency, Pension Protection Fund, 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:
  • Delaying which of the following would concern you the most?;
    • Pensions dashboard
    • GMP equalisation
    • Collective Defined Contribution
  • Should the term ‘self-sufficiency’ be replaced with ‘low dependency’, as recommended by some consultants?;
  • Is it ever right for the PPF to vote against CVA proposals?;
  • Should there be quotas for the proportion of male and female trustees on boards in a bid to improve decision making diversity?; and
  • Do trustees pay enough attention to their own governance?

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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Aon says UK pension schemes face new challenges when fully funded
Aon says UK pension schemes face new challenges when fully funded
Aon
11 Jun 2019 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General, Investment - Management, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, Scheme Issues & Trends
Aon has published the results of its survey looking at the challenges facing DB pension schemes as they become fully funded relating to their funding, investment and covenant. According to the research, when asked what action employers should take in terms of issuing dividends where there is no Technical Provisions deficit, 55% of respondents supported issuing partial dividends, while 8% thought that no dividends should be paid until the pension scheme benefits had been bought out.

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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