Pension contributions

BP charts $4.72 billion in contributions to U.K. pension funds through 2021

BP charts $4.72 billion in contributions to U.K. pension funds through 2021

BP PLC expects to contribute a total of $4.72 billion to its U.K. defined benefit plans through 2021, said its annual report released Tuesday.

March 03, 2015 | 04:09 pm

Kansas Senate passes bill to issue $1 billion in pension obligation bonds

The Kansas Senate passed a bill to issue $1 billion in pension obligation bonds to improve the funding of the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System.

February 27, 2015 | 04:37 pm

Exelis to contribute up to $185 million to pension fund in 2015

Exelis Inc. expects to contribute between $175 million and $185 million to its $4.56 billion defined benefit plan in 2015, its latest 10-K filing shows.

February 27, 2015 | 04:25 pm
Exxon Mobil to contribute $560 million to non-U.S. pension funds

Exxon Mobil to contribute $560 million to non-U.S. pension funds

Exxon Mobil Corp. expects to contribute $560 million to its non-U.S. pension funds in 2015.

February 26, 2015 | 02:11 pm
Sears plans $275 million contribution to pension funds

Sears plans $275 million contribution to pension funds

Sears Holdings Corp. expects to contribute $275 million to its U.S. pension fund in 2015.

February 26, 2015 | 04:02 pm

Coca-Cola, Altria set pension contributions for 2015

Coca-Cola Co., Atlanta, announced in its 10-K filing Wednesday that it plans to make a discretionary contribution of $90 million to its non-U.S. pension funds.

February 26, 2015 | 02:22 pm
ConocoPhillips, Textron power up contributions to global pension funds

ConocoPhillips, Textron power up contributions to global pension funds

ConocoPhillips Co. expects to contribute about $300 million total to its global qualified and non-qualified pension and post-retirement benefit plans in 2015, while Textron Inc. plans to contribute a ...

February 25, 2015 | 01:27 pm
Merchant Navy Ratings plan gets approval to require all employers to pay down deficit

Merchant Navy Ratings plan gets approval to require all employers to pay down deficit

Trustees of the Merchant Navy Ratings Pension Fund won approval from the High Court of Justice on Wednesday to introduce a new deficit contribution plan that requires all employers to pay...

February 25, 2015 | 02:01 pm
N.J. governor's budgeted pension contribution less than half of amount promised

N.J. governor's budgeted pension contribution less than half of amount promised

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie proposed a fiscal year 2016 budget Tuesday that cuts a promised pension payment by more than half a day after a judge ruled he must contribute an additional $1.6...

February 24, 2015 | 12:26 pm
AT&T dials up $735 million pension fund contribution

AT&T dials up $735 million pension fund contribution

AT&T Inc., Dallas, plans to contribute $735 million to its pension funds in 2015.

February 24, 2015 | 04:17 pm

Prudential Financial, Xcel Energy report 2015 pension contributions

Prudential Financial Inc. plans to contribute $125 million to its pension funds in 2015, while Xcel Energy Inc. contributed $90 million to its U.S. defined benefit plans in January to meet minimum...

February 24, 2015 | 03:30 pm
AIG to contribute $173 million to global pension funds in 2015

AIG to contribute $173 million to global pension funds in 2015

American International Group Inc., New York, plans to contribute about $173 million total to its global pension funds in 2015.

February 24, 2015 | 03:13 pm

Kentucky House passes bill to issue $3.3 billion in pension obligation bonds

The Kentucky House of Representatives passed a bill to issue $3.3 billion in pension obligation bonds in fiscal year 2015-2016 to improve the funding of the Kentucky Teachers’ Retirement System.

February 24, 2015 | 03:06 pm
Corporate pension funds weigh derisking vs. re-risking

Corporate pension funds weigh derisking vs. re-risking

Corporate plan sponsors on both sides of the Atlantic are pushing back against the ramifications of lower interest rates, tipping a balance to re-risking from a derisking glidepath, say money...

February 23, 2015
Kraft Food Groups to dish out $195 million in pension contributions for 2015

Kraft Food Groups to dish out $195 million in pension contributions for 2015

Kraft Food Groups Inc., Northfield, Ill., expects to contribute about $195 million total to its defined benefit plans in 2015, the company's recently filed 10-K shows.

February 20, 2015 | 12:17 pm