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High profile collapses mean that a strong employer covenant and the role of the trustee are more crucial than ever, warns editor Stephanie Hawthorne
With 2017 expected to be a record year for buyouts, schemes can do much to make themselves more attractive to de-risking providers, says editor Stephanie Hawthorne
Master trusts will soon have to comply with five new benchmarks to provide a five star service. Ceri Jones, financial journalist, surveys the market
Digital technology is transforming how schemes can access timely information to make crucial decisions. Pádraig Floyd, financial journalist, surveys the online tools market  
Allison Plager, financial journalist, finds out how DC pension schemes are adapting to market developments
Pension schemes’ use of pooled liability driven investment continues to grow apace. Allison Plager, financial journalist, surveys the market
Pension lawyers can expect a significantly increased workload as a result of recent reforms and Brexit, reports James Thomas, financial journalist  
Allison Plager, financial journalist, finds that fiduciary management, although adopted in greater numbers, still raises questions of understanding and independence
Relationships with administrators have never been so important, reports Allison Plager, financial journalist, so it is worth taking time to find the right partner
Can lay trustees manage without professional help? Allison Plager discusses the market for independent trustees, in the light of the collapse of BHS