2016 was particularly challenging for pension scheme sponsors. The low yield environment caused deficits to hit an all-time high meaning Defined Benefit (DB) pension schemes cost more than ever to fund. This low yield environment is also affecting DC schemes with our latest analysis predicting that... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 08 February 2017 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions
Despite the challenging outlook, we believe the majority of companies will be able to pay members’ benefits in full. However, we believe the status quo is leaving too much down to chance. We advocate a better approach. One that maintains affordability for sponsors, reduces cash uncertainty and significantly... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 24 January 2017 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions
The SMB Financial Director’s must-have guide for effectively managing currency risks. These 10 commandments give FDs the tools to ensure financial stability and growth of their enterprises in the face of unrelenting currency volatility. A practical guide for SMBs to manage FX risks.
Company: Hedgewiz - Financial Risk Management | Published: 16 January 2017 | Business Area: Risk Management
In its annual funding statement earlier this year the Pensions Regulator addressed, for the first time, the importance of cashflow risk management. This is an approach we’ve advocated for some time. As schemes mature, and the amount being paid out increases, it’s even more important that schemes turn... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 11 January 2017 | 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
Defined Benefit (DB) pension deficits have long been a problem for CFOs. Despite paying in billions to plug the gap, the collective UK DB deficit has just kept growing. According to our recent research, the collective buy-out shortfall now stands at c£1tn. In this article we look at what’s worrying... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 14 September 2016 | Business Area: Corporate Pensions
IFRS 9 aims to streamline and strengthen risk measurement and reporting of financial instruments in an efficient, forward-looking manner. this new accounting standard will have far-reaching impacts on accounting practices and performance results.
Company: Moody's Analytics | Published: 23 June 2016 | Business Area: Accountancy
Pension schemes can have great risk attached to them; this whitepaper explores the opportunity to create a more stable pensions environment and the benefits which come with it. Download to find out how this solution could benefit you.
Company: Aon Hewitt | Published: 21 July 2015 | Business Area: Pensions and Employee Benefits
Download the 2015 report to discover more about why achieving automation in credit and collection processes is a vital way to manage increasing volumes of invoices
Company: SunGard | Published: 25 June 2015 | Business Area: Business Performance Management
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