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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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Solving Women’s pension deficit to improve retirement outcomes for all
Solving Women’s pension deficit to improve retirement outcomes for all
Chartered Insurance Institute (CII)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Equality, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Longevity, Pension Reform, State Pensions
According to research published by the Insuring Women’s Futures (IWF) Task Force, women risk financial insecurity in later life due to a culmination of societal, health and financial factors stacked against them. The report outlines the "Women's pension deficit", which represents the precarious position confronting British women in later life, and sets out the "Pensions life journey for women".

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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Working for today, preparing for tomorrow
Working for today, preparing for tomorrow
National Employment Savings Trust (NEST)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Part-time, Self-employed and Contract Workers, Savings
NEST has published research analysing the state of retirement saving among the UK’s growing population of self-employed workers. The new research, conducted by Nest Insight and I2 Media Research,  found no single ‘self-employed pensions journey’. The majority of individuals questioned had no actions or plans in place to prepare for the future. Some respondents were worried about their lack of long-term savings, whereas others had low levels of concern.

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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The dynamics of ageing: evidence from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing 2002-2016 (Wave 8)
The dynamics of ageing: evidence from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing 2002-2016 (Wave 8)
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) / English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Longevity, State Pensions
The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has published research using longitudinal data from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing, which looks at the impact of the increase in the state pension age for women from 60 to 65. The research found that women who were not aware of their state pension age in advance were less likely to be in paid work beyond the age of  60, whilst women who were not in paid employment at the age of 58 were not more likely to re-enter the labour market when they turned 60 following the rise in the state pension age.

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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Accumulation rates used by providers of statutory money purchase illustrations since 6 April 2018
AS TM1 Survey Results
Financial Reporting Council (FRC)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Accounting, Industry Bodies (excl. Regulatory Bodies), Investment - General
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published the results of a survey of the accumulation rate assumptions used by providers of statutory money purchase pension illustrations issued since 6 April 2018. According to the survey, the accumulation rates used for 2018 illustrations were broadly similar overall to those used in 2017, other than for corporate bond growth assumptions where there was modest movement in both directions.

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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Annuities reinvented
Annuities reinvented
Milliman
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown
According to research published by Milliman, an annuity combined with a drawdown product could lead to a higher likelihood of achieving an individual's target income and a higher death benefit compared to drawing down from a mixed bond and equity investment fund.

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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Pension Markets in Focus 2018
Pension Markets in Focus
OECD
Oct 2018 WORLDWIDE Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Pension Reform
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has published the 2018 issue of its "Pension Markets in Focus" report, which reveals that funded and private pension assets in OECD countries continued to rise in 2017, exceeding $40trn for the first time ever. The report found that in 2017, real investment rates of return, net of investment expenses, were above 5% in 22 (including 12 OECD countries) out of the 60 reporting jurisdictions.

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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Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index 2018
Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index
Mercer
Oct 2018 WORLDWIDE Investment - General, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Worldwide News
Mercer has published its Melbourne Global Pension Index, which provides a comparison of retirement income systems in 34 countries and rates them based on their adequacy, sustainability and integrity. This year, the scores ranged from 39.2 for Argentina to 80.3 for the Netherlands.

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FAB Index update at 31 August 2018
First Actuarial's Best estimate (FAB) Index
First Actuarial
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits
First Actuarial's Best estimate (FAB) Index improved again to the end of August 2018, with a month-end surplus of £412bn and a 134% funding ratio. The index also showed that the overall investment return required for these DB pension schemes to be 100% funded on a best-estimate basis has remained at -0.9% per annum.

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LCP Accounting for Pensions 2018 - Autumn report
LCP Accounting for Pensions
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Accounting, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) has published part two of its 25th annual Accounting for Pensions report, which looks at how FTSE 100 companies are managing their pension risks. The report revealed that, at the end of August, about half of the FTSE 100 had IAS19 pension surpluses, totalling £50bn. The other half had pension deficits totalling £20bn, giving the FTSE 100 a net £30bn aggregate surplus.

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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The IFS Green Budget: October 2018
The IFS Green Budget
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Public Sector Pensions, State Pensions, Taxation
In its latest Green Budget, funded by the Nuffield Foundation, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has found that total public spending in 2017-18 amounted to £789.5bn, or 38.4% of national income. Government spending on social security, such as pensions and welfare, amounted to around 10.7% of national income.

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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Ongoing Duties Survey - Summer 2018
Ongoing Duties Survey
The Pensions Regulator (TPR)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator
TPR has published results of a survey asking employers who have completed automatic enrolment about their awareness of, intentions regarding and attitudes towards ongoing and future duties relating to automatic enrolment. According to the findings, at least 93% of all employer sizes are aware of their individual ongoing duties with regards to automatic enrolment. Awareness of each of the five ongoing duties ranged between 93% and 100% across micro, small and medium employers, with the majority aware of all five duties.

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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Automatic enrolment: Declaration of compliance report: July 2012 – end September 2018
Automatic enrolment: Declaration of compliance report
The Pensions Regulator (TPR)
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator
TPR has published its monthly report on automatic enrolment, which sets out information based on data submitted by employers. According to the report, 1,382,436 employers confirmed that they had met their duties by completing their declaration of compliance between July 2012 and the end of September 2018. The report also states that 9,913,000 eligible jobholders were automatically enrolled into an automatic enrolment pension scheme during the same period.

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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The Worry Index: How Safe is My Pension?
The Worry Index: How Safe is My Pension?
Cardano and Lincoln Pensions
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends
Cardano and Lincoln Pensions have published their latest Worry Index research, which looks at the level of risk in FTSE 100 DB pension schemes in a stress scenario. The research also looked at FTSE 350 retailers for the first time. The FTSE 100 Worry Index fell from 118.5 in 2017 to 90.6 in 2018. However, one in eight FTSE 100 schemes with DB obligations and five of the 11 FTSE 350 retail companies with DB schemes are still in the "Worry Zone" with a score of 30 or above.

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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Pensions: a time of change, a time of opportunity
Pensions: a time of change, a time of opportunity
Burges Salmon and Professional Pensions
Oct 2018 United Kingdom Advisers, Local Government, Savings, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC)
Burges Salmon and Professional Pensions have published a survey covering four main areas including the future of DB pension schemes, the role of financial advice, pensions in the changing world of work and LGPS consolidation. The survey, which includes statistics from YouGov, shows that 58% of British workers do not think that  their workplace pension alone will provide sufficient income in retirement. The figures also show that 45% of respondents said they find it 'fairly difficult or very difficult' to access good advice.

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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