Rothesay Life completes £440m buy-out of InterContinental pension fund

Good time to proceed with deals, says PwC


UK inflation pushes pension liabilities up by 20%

Latest figures released from ONS


UK pension scheme risk transfers to reach £100bn by 2017

Will double in four years, says Hymans Robertson


IORP debate is masking controversial issues

Danger of pension schemes sleepwalking into a new regime, says Hymans Robertson


Pension buy-in pricing falls

But full buy-out still more expensive than gilts


Actuarial bodies launch Actuarial Research Centre

Scottish centre will bridge actuarial and business gap, says Institute and Faculty of Actuaries


Longevity risk seeks investor appeal

The LLMA's new indices promise a more tradable market in longevity risk, with greater appeal to investors, according to market players. But the market remains stuck in a "chicken and egg" situation on liquidity. Lorna Davies reports


Pension risk transfers to reach £50bn in 2012

Will build from last year's record level, says Hymans Robertson


Hyping up the hedge

Aegon's €12bn longevity swap last month appeared to be the deal that would finally kick-start the heavily-hyped longevity risk transfer business. But the finer details reveal more marketing spin than substance. Sarfraz Thind investigates


Latest QE causes more headaches for pension funds

Regulator needs to help, says NAPF