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ITS help Mercer launch DB master trust as scheme pressures grow

24.4.21  |  News and Views

Mercer has launched a defined benefit (DB) master trust in a bid to offer a “best-in-class solution” that recognises the shrinking universe.

Contingency planning in the shadow of the Pension Schemes Act

23.3.21  |  News and Views

ITS Director Tegs Harding recently joined David Saunders, Peter Murphy (both from Sackers) and Luke Hartley (Lincoln Pensions) to discuss contingency planning in the shadow of the Pension Schemes Act.

How should trustees use the DWP’s ESG monitoring requirements to genuinely manage risk?

10.3.21  |  News and Views

Tegolin Harding took part in Professional Pensions’ recent “Five ESG questions pension trustees should be asking” piece, dealing with the question of how trustees should use the DWP’s ESG monitoring requirements to genuinely manage risk.

Legal & General announces second Assured Payment Policy (APP) de-risking transaction

27.1.21  |  News and Views

Legal & General Assurance Society announces a c.£400m Assured Payment Policy (APP) transaction with the Legal & General Group UK Senior Pension Scheme.

The popularity of Professional Corporate Sole Trusteeship

08.1.21  |  News and Views

Sole Trusteeship is growing and looks set to continue. There are drivers for this, but some are concerned about this development resulting in higher costs, more employer focus than member focus and the potential for trustees to go unchallenged.

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