Our media centre – highlights

Articles and papers

Modelling the case for a new public Superfund as a consolidation vehicle to address legacy
defined benefit scheme risks
A study commissioned by the PLSA from Simon Willes,
Chairman, Gazelle, for the DB Task Force Final Report, March 2017


Estimation of the longer-term loss of benefits for UK defined benefit scheme members
A Study commissioned by the PLSA from Simon Willes, Chairman, Gazelle, October 2016


How can the sponsor covenant be affected by major one-off events?
Donald Fleming, MHP Communications, Issue 4, 2015


Investment Strategy for Pensions – Reflecting covenant strength in investment strategy
Paul Thornton OBE & Simon Willes, May 2014
(PDF, 969 kb)


What new insights does quantitative covenant assessment provide?
Simon Willes & Alex Barrell, March 2014
(PDF, 61 kb)

TPR consultation “setting a balanced approach”
Donald Fleming, December 2013
(PDF, 233 kb)

Media-logos-FT 12 September 2011 | Book Review
Clarity and precision on all the pensions issues by John Hutton

John Hutton applauds a timely collection of advice and best practice in the field.
(PDF, 420 kb)
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Pensions World August 2011 | Book Review: Filling a major gap
Good governance for pension schemes by Paul Thornton and Donald Fleming

This work, edited by two leading authorities, with contributions from a stellar cast of pension luminaries, covers the difficult subject of governance…
(PDF, 272 kb)
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