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The big issues facing the pensions advice and wealth management industries. Here you’ll find our news and views.

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15 Jun 2020

Opinion: Guide to remote trusteeship

We put together a helpful guide on how to adapt to a virtual working environment.

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08 Jun 2020

Opinion: COVID-19 and your LDI liquidity

Our latest research paper looks at the LDI problems that the start of the COVID-19 crisis caused for pension schemes and, given the cloudy outlook for market volatility over the next 12-18 months, considerations to minimise the impact of similar liquidity issues in the future.

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28 May 2020

Opinion: Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility 2.0 (“TALF”)

The US Federal Reserve has announced Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility 2.0 (“TALF”). We take a look at the attractive investment opportunities this creates.

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13 May 2020

Opinion: Suspending deficit contributions

The challenging trading conditions mean many sponsors are facing liquidity problems. Our survey of shows 12% have asked Trustees for suspensions in deficit contributions with more in the pipeline. But how is this being implemented and for how long – find out here.

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13 May 2020

Opinion: Modernising governance and operations

Hear our top tips for smooth running through the crisis, and how some of the large administration teams have adapted in practice.

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13 May 2020

Opinion: Managing the cashflow squeeze

Trustees and sponsors will now have a clear view of the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on their scheme’s funding position. But there’s a potential cashflow squeeze ahead which creates dangers for schemes that aren’t well prepared.