Welcome to the Willis Towers Watson finance director pension survey 2017. In this report we provide insights into the views of senior finance professionals based on responses to our 2016 survey and also give our thoughts on what can be done to manage key pension issues. Get the report now to discover... view abstract
Company: Willis Towers Watson | Published: 15 March 2017 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions
Over a quarter of CFOs told us having a clear understanding of scheme risks and knowing when to de-risk is a key challenge. Our recent analysis shows that demand from defined benefit (DB) pension schemes to complete buy-ins is set to grow to £350bn over the next ten years. With demand likely to outstrip... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 17 January 2017 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions
Whilst deficit figures soared earlier this year, our research shows that the majority of companies are in a good position to support their pension schemes. Our annual report looks at the sustainability of FTSE350 defined benefit pension schemes and highlights what we see as the two key themes for... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 14 November 2016 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions
The sustainability of Defined Benefit (DB) pension schemes has again come under the spotlight due to difficulties faced by several recent high profile schemes. As the cost of providing a DB pension has now risen to 50% of pay it is becoming increasingly unaffordable for corporate sponsors. In the... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 28 October 2016 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions
Is your Defined Benefit pension scheme risk transfer ready? Read our insightful guide on what you need to know about the pension scheme de-risking market? Our research has shown that demand from UK private sector defined benefit (DB) schemes to complete bulk annuity buy-ins is set to grow to £350bn... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 27 September 2016 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions
Regulatory initiatives since the 2008 financial crisis have successfully reduced the concentration of risk in banks and insurers.This note outlines the contours of the unintended effects of regulation and highlights the issues from a pension scheme’s perspective.
Company: Cardano | Published: 14 June 2016 | Business Area: Insurance
All too often senior company finance representatives and trustee boards become embroiled in the delivery of lower level decisions associated with running defined benefit (DB) pension arrangements. How can you get more tangible and impactful results from the resources spent on pensions?
Company: Aon Hewitt | Published: 15 September 2015 | Business Area: Pensions and Employee Benefits
This paper runs through the 10 hints and tips that pension schemes have used to help them overcome the barriers to achieving effective governance and decision making.
Company: Aon Hewitt | Published: 01 September 2015 | Business Area: Pensions and Employee Benefits
With the ever changing nature of the pension landscape, it’s important to keep up to date. This FD web seminar discusses the valuation and the impact of yields on deficits and future contributions. Watch to find out the general targets for DB pensions schemes and the stance of finance directors.
Company: Aon Hewitt | Published: 16 July 2015 | Business Area: Pensions and Employee Benefits
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