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Consultation on DB consolidation—are superfunds the future?

Consultation on DB consolidation—are superfunds the future?
Published on: 12 December 2018
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Consultation on DB consolidation—are superfunds the future?
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  • What are the implications for pension schemes?
  • What is the background to the consultation?
  • How would a superfund work?
  • What are the government’s proposals on the regulation of superfunds?
  • What are the government’s proposals on the authorisation of superfunds?
  • What are the government’s proposals on the supervision of superfunds?
  • What are the government’s proposals on superfund transactions?
  • How will superfunds be treated in relation to section 75 debts and the PPF Levy?
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Article summary

Pensions analysis: On 7 December 2018, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) published a consultation paper which sets out a number of measures to support the consolidation of defined benefit (DB) pension schemes. In particular, the government is seeking views on a new legislative framework for authorising and regulating DB ‘superfund’ consolidation vehicles of the type envisaged by its March 2018 Pensions White Paper. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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