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How to Run an Effective Trustee Meeting

  How are your trustee meetings run? Are they well organised, kept to time and good progress is made in terms of decision making and long term strategy development?Or are people late, the meetings overrun and conversations ramble on with no conclusion, leaving you...

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Pension Trustees – The importance of creating a Journey Plan

  In their latest document - Annual funding statement 2019 for defined benefit pension schemes - TPR's focus is on trustees having a long term journey plan. It’s about DB pension schemes having long term funding targets and ensuring trustees and employers having a...

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Conflicts of Risk – Is your pension scheme at risk?

What are conflicts of risk and why are they so important to your pension scheme? TPR describes a conflict of interest as follows:‘A conflict of interest may arise when a fiduciary (which includes a trustee) is required to take a decision where: 1.    the fiduciary is...

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Pension schemes – getting things done in times of uncertainty

Pension trustees are faced with an increasing array of obligations and decisions to make. How do you do that when there’s so much uncertainty, ranging from the big bad Brexit wolf, to ESG investing, to the more granular waiting for a regulator DB funding statement?Aon...

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Pension scheme funding – start planning

We are delighted to announce that Peter Weiner has now joined CBC Pension Services as a professional trustee and scheme secretary.Peter joins us with wide professional experience across the pensions industry including acting as a pensions manager, scheme secretary and...

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What trustees think of the CMA’s Fiduciary Management review

PP speaks to CBC Pension Services' Michael Clark about his views on the CMA's review into the investment consultant management markets.   Professional Pensions has interviewed some of the industry's leading independent trustees - asking them for their views on the...

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What does a good pension trustee look like?

Since the Pensions Regulator (or as we call them ‘our friends in Brighton’) launched its 21st Century Trustee initiative back in 2016 there has been plenty of discussion around this important topic.Three years on, how has this impacted you? Do you feel your trustee...

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Professional trustees – why have one?

More and more pension schemes are opting to appoint a professional trustee.The ever-increasing burden of regulation, greater diversity of investment products and scheme deficits combine to make managing a pension scheme an ever more complex undertaking. Getting in a...

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