The total deficit of all U.K. corporate defined benefit funds increased 5.5% in March to £269 billion ($402 billion), JLT Employee Benefits' latest analysis shows.
April 01, 2015 | 02:17 pm
The median funded status of Canadian defined benefit plans administered by Aon Hewitt was 89% as of Tuesday, down 1.6 percentage points from the end of 2014 and the first time the level fell below...
March 31, 2015 | 03:23 pm
The Kansas House of Representatives voted Wednesday to issue $1.5 billion in pension obligation bonds for the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System, Topeka.
March 26, 2015 | 01:35 pm
A bill to help prop up the Kentucky Teachers' Retirement System with $3.3 billion in pension obligation bonds fell apart Wednesday after state lawmakers failed to sign off on the proposal before the...
March 25, 2015 | 05:46 pm
Public pension funds will continue to shape public policy, budgets and potentially credit quality for states, said a report from Standard & Poor's.
March 24, 2015 | 04:00 pm
The aggregate funded status of U.S. multiemployer pension plans fell slightly to 80% in 2014, down one percentage point from the end of 2013, as liabilities rose faster than assets, said a report...
March 18, 2015 | 02:04 pm
Companies are increasingly lengthening their pension fund amortization periods by three years or more in an effort to relieve pressure on repairing funding gaps, new research shows.
March 16, 2015 | 01:22 pm
Kentucky lawmakers remain divided over a bill to issue $3.3 billion in pension obligation bonds.
March 12, 2015 | 03:50 pm
The aggregate deficit of occupational pension funds covered by the U.K. Pension Protection Fund’s 7800 index decreased 32.3% to £248.7 billion ($374.8 billion) in February.
March 10, 2015 | 01:22 pm
NISA Investment Advisors' Pension Surplus Risk index dropped 40 basis points in February to 9.9%.
March 09, 2015 | 03:11 pm
The funded status of the 100 largest U.S. corporate defined benefit plans improved to 83.3% at the end of February, up 370 basis points from January, the Milliman 100 Pension Funding index shows.
March 09, 2015 | 01:44 pm
Fifty-one companies so far have announced they will contribute a combined $17.35 billion to their pension funds in 2015.
March 09, 2015
Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan returned 17.71% on its investments in 2014, on the strength of its liability-driven investing strategy.
March 04, 2015 | 12:54 pm
The funding ratio of 131 state defined benefit plans rose 6 percentage points to 80% in fiscal year 2014, said a report from Wilshire Consulting.
March 03, 2015 | 04:19 pm
The collective funded status of 19 U.S. publicly listed corporations with more than $20 billion in pension liabilities, fell in 2014 as liabilities rose faster than assets. said an annual report from ...