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27 Jul Anne-Marie Winton comments in The Actuary on the FRC’s investigation into pension scheme audit failures

Nearly half of audit inspections carried out by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) in 2017/18 found problems in the way pension schemes’ valuations are reported. In a new report, the watchdog said valuations are made complex by the existence of multiple pension arrangements and risk transactions,...

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19 Jul Inadequate measures place pressure on pensions’ schemes

After several vigorous, public criticism of its failure to exercise its powers in high profile cases, the Pensions’ Regulator has its spotlight firmly trained on corporate activity and the impact it has on defined benefit pension schemes. That scrutiny is in addition to the Work...

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