Consulting Actuaries

2013

We regularly issue articles to keep you informed on topical issues affecting your pension scheme. Our articles from 2013 can be viewed below.

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The PPF proposes inflation busting levy increases for 2014/15
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on the 2014/15 levy basis until 24 October 2013.
Wednesday, 02 October 2013
Is defined benefit funding on the mend?
Equities have shown double digit performance so far in 2013 and both corporate bond and gilt yields are on the rise.
Monday, 05 August 2013
Pensions Bill 2013 - the end of an era?
We take a look at the key points of the Pensions Bill 2013 and consider how these might affect your pension scheme.
Monday, 17 June 2013
Reality bites! Has TPR signalled its support for sustainable growth?
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has just published its second annual statement on defined benefit (DB) funding. With the new additional objective of supporting sustainable growth for sponsors of DB schemes to be formalised later this year, have the discussions around TPR's inflexibility resulted in any relaxations for this year's valuations?
Friday, 17 May 2013
Ways to reduce your PPF levy
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) levy is expected to increase by 15% in 2013/14. We look at ways you can reduce your levy.
Monday, 04 March 2013