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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.
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JLT's monthly fund index update for the month of December 2018
JLT's monthly fund index update
JLT Employee Benefits (JLT EB)
1 Dec 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
JLT Employee Benefits has published the latest update to its monthly index showing the funding position of UK private sector DB pension schemes under IAS19. According to the index, as at 30 November 2018, FTSE 100 companies had a funding level of 100% and a deficit of £1bn, compared with a funding level of 97% and a deficit of £22bn as at 30 November 2017. The data also shows an improvement in the funding position of UK private sector pension schemes as a whole, which at the end of November 2018 had a funding level of 97% and a deficit of £48bn, compared with a funding level of 94% and a £98bn deficit at the end of November 2017.
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PPF 7800 Index (30 November 2018)
PPF 7800 Index
Pension Protection Fund (PPF)
Dec 2018 United Kingdom Pension Protection Fund, Surpluses and Deficits
According to the latest PPF 7800 Index, the aggregate funding position of the 5,450 schemes in the Index is estimated to have improved from a deficit of £67.2bn at the end of October 2018 to a surplus of £14.3bn at the end of November 2018. The funding level increased across the month from 95.9% to 100.9%. This month there have been two updates to the way in which the Index is calculated, to reflect the new Purple Book 2018 data set and the latest version of the actuarial assumptions for s179 valuations, both of which have resulted in an increase in the funding level.
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UK pension deficit remains level over November, masking drop in liabilities and assets
PwC Skyval Index
PwC
29 Nov 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits
According to the latest PwC Skyval Index, at the end of November 2018 the deficit of the UK's corporate DB pension funds stood at £230bn, in line with the deficit at the end of the previous month.
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PPF 7800 Index (31 October 2018)
PPF 7800 Index
Pension Protection Fund (PPF)
13 Nov 2018 United Kingdom Pension Protection Fund, Surpluses and Deficits
According to the latest PPF 7800 Index, the aggregate deficit of the 5,588 schemes in the Index is estimated to have increased over the month to £107.7bn at the end of October 2018, from a deficit of £38.7bn at the end of September 2018. The funding level decreased from 97.7% at the end of September to 93.6%.
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PTL announces results of fourth quarterly DB risk survey
DB risk survey
Pitmans Trustees Ltd (PTL)
7 Nov 2018 United Kingdom Brexit, Data Protection, Equality, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General, Longevity, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits, Technology & Systems, Trustees
PTL has published the results of its fourth quarterly DB Risk Survey, which asks respondents to indicate the top three risks currently facing DB pension schemes. The results of the survey show that employer covenant risk remains the highest-rated risk to DB schemes, while there has also been an increase in the percentage of respondents ranking the implications of Brexit for investment as one of their biggest concerns.

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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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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October sees jump in UK pension deficit according to PwCís Skyval Index
PwC Skyval Index
PwC
1 Nov 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits
According to the latest PwC Skyval Index, at the end of October 2018 the deficit of the UK's corporate DB pension funds stood at £230bn, up from £150bn at the end of the previous month. This increase in the deficit is thought to be due to falling asset values and a decrease in gilt yields that increased the 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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Five FTSE 100 companies pay more pension contributions than dividends
Five FTSE 100 companies pay more pension contributions than dividends
JLT Employee Benefits (JLT EB)
29 Oct 2018 United Kingdom Accounting, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Research from JLT Employee Benefits has found that pension contributions outweighed dividends for five FTSE 100 sponsors in the year to 31 March 2018. By comparison six companiesí pension contributions outweighed their dividend pay-outs over the year to 31 March 2017. The findings also revealed that FTSE 100 companies paid £8.2bn of funding towards reducing pension schemes deficits in the year to 31 March 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 >> Oct 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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37% of pension schemes in funding surplus, according to Mercer's 2018 Valuation Survey
Mercer's 2018 Valuation Survey
Mercer
16 Oct 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
According to Mercer's 2018 Valuation Survey, 37% of pension schemes are now in surplus against their agreed funding target, compared to 27% in 2015. The survey also found that Integrated Risk Management (IRM) has become a key part of trustees' decision-making processes, with three quarters of pension schemes reviewing investment strategy alongside the valuation process.

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

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PPF 7800 Index (30 September 2018)
PPF 7800 Index
Pension Protection Fund (PPF)
9 Oct 2018 United Kingdom Pension Protection Fund, Surpluses and Deficits
According to the latest PPF 7800 Index, the aggregate deficit of the 5,588 schemes in the Index is estimated to have decreased over the month to £38.7bn at the end of September 2018, from a deficit of £65.3bn at the end of August 2018. The funding level increased from 96.1% at the end of August to 97.7%.
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S&P 1500 pension funded status increased by one percent in September
S&P 1500 pension funded status increased by one percent in September
Mercer
4 Oct 2018 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
According to Mercer, during September the estimated aggregate funding level of S&P 1500 pension plans increased by one percent to 92%, as a result of an increase in discount rates and an increase in equity markets. The consultancy's research also found that the estimate aggregate deficit of S&P 1500 companies' pension plans decreased by $18bn from $189bn at the end of August to $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 >> Oct 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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JLT's monthly fund index update for the month of October 2018
JLT's monthly fund index update for the month of October 2018
JLT Employee Benefits (JLT)
4 Oct 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
JLT Employee Benefits has published the latest update to its monthly index showing the funding position of UK private sector DB pension schemes under IAS19. According to the index, as at 30 September 2018, FTSE 100 companies had a funding level of 100% and a deficit of £2bn, compared with a funding level of 96% and a deficit of £30bn as at 30 September 2017. The data also shows an improvement in the funding position of UK private sector pension schemes as a whole, which at the end of September 2018 had a funding level of 98% and a deficit of £37bn, compared with a funding level of 93% and a £117bn deficit at the end of September 2017.

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 >> Oct 2018 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 Q3 2018
Credit Suisse Swiss Pension Fund Index
Credit Suisse
Oct 2018 Switzerland Countries - excl. European Union and US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General, Surpluses and Deficits
Credit Suisse has published its third quarterly Swiss Pension Fund Index for 2018, which reveals that the index rose by 0.80% to close at a level of 173.03 points at the end of September 2018. According to the report, most of the positive performance in the third quarter was attributed to equities, with Swiss equities contributing 0.54% to returns and foreign equities contributing 0.39%.

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

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