Andrew Foster was named global pensions director at AstraZeneca.
July 14, 2015 | 02:01 pm
AXA U.K. Group Pension Scheme completed a £2.8 billion ($4.4 billion) longevity swap with Reinsurance Group of America for the defined benefit section of its retirement plans.
July 13, 2015 | 01:27 pm
Rob Schreur was appointed CEO of the National Grid U.K. Pension Scheme.
July 13, 2015 | 12:38 pm
The funded status of the 100 largest U.S. corporate defined benefit plans improved to 85.6% at the end of June, up 150 basis points from May, the Milliman 100 Pension Funding index showed Thursday.
July 09, 2015 | 01:51 pm
Aetna's acquisition of Humana for $37 billion could create a single company with combined retirement assets of about $15.8 billion.
July 07, 2015 | 03:30 pm
The funded status of corporate defined benefit plans rose in June because of falling liabilities, said reports from BNY Mellon and Aon Hewitt.
July 07, 2015 | 04:08 pm
The PBGC filed liens against the Times Publishing Co., for $30.5 million in missed pension fund contributions and related interest and penalties.
July 07, 2015 | 03:37 pm
The funded status of U.S. corporate pension plans improved slightly in June, said two new reports released Monday.
July 06, 2015 | 02:56 pm
The funded status of a typical U.S. corporate pension plan rose in the second quarter of 2015 due to falling liabilities, said two new reports from Legal & General Investment Management America and...
July 02, 2015 | 02:31 pm
Nestle U.K., Gatwick, England, announced Thursday it plans to freeze its defined benefit pension scheme, replacing it with a defined contribution plan.
July 02, 2015 | 10:01 am
The Financial Accounting Standards Board will develop guidance on how companies present the net periodic cost of pensions and other postretirement benefits on their income statements.
June 30, 2015 | 03:53 pm
The pending expiration of federal contribution relief and increasing longevity mean U.S. corporations face the need for large contributions to their pension plans in coming years.
June 29, 2015
Total U.S. retirement assets rose 1.3% in the quarter ended March 31 to $24.9 trillion, said the Investment Company Institute's recently released quarterly report.
June 29, 2015 | 01:15 pm
Jane Perry, CEO of Qantas Superannuation, Sydney, will retire at the end of 2015.
June 25, 2015 | 11:53 pm
Defined benefit plans could buy up annuities on the secondary market to match changes in long-term interest rates and longevity, said pension fund consultant Lane Clark & Peacock.