Defined benefit (DB) schemes are set to rid themselves of more than £300bn of liabilities between 2019 and 2021 as they continue to mature, Mercer predicts.
The investment consultancy said a combination of payments to aging members, bulk annuity deals, member transfers, and tax-free lump sums would lead to the significant figure. The consequence is that...
Lane Clark & Peacock partner Steve Webb has called on the treasury to relax rules which could act as a barrier to people aiming to rebuild their pension pots when the Covid-19 crisis is over.
Market volatility means inaccurate CETVs
Nearly £1m lost already
Break in contributions not ruled out
Adds £60m of assets
Up to £2,500 a month