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  • Brunel Pension Partnership: “Resignation Announcement”

    Brunel publishes on its website: “The Chair of the Board of Brunel Pension Partnership Ltd (Brunel), Denise Le Gal, has accepted Freddie Pierre-Pierre’s resignation from her Non-Executive Director role on the Brunel Board. Freddie Pierre-Pierre has resigned for health reasons and is leaving Brunel with immediate effect. Denise Le Gal says: “We wish Freddie a…

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  • Buck expands its pension administration team with new office in Birmingham

    Buck publishes on its website: ” Buck, a leading consulting, administration, and technology services firm specialising in pensions and employee benefits, has announced its expansion into Birmingham, with a new office and an experienced team that will focus on the administration needs of both new and existing clients. The latest expansion follows the announcement of…

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  • USS appoints Simon Pilcher as Chief Executive of Investment Management

    Universities Superannuation Scheme publishes on its website: “Universities Superannuation Scheme – the UK’s largest private pension scheme by way of assets – has appointed Simon Pilcher as the new Chief Executive Officer of its Investment Management business. Simon will be responsible for overseeing the investment strategy governing the scheme’s £64 billion in assets, the majority…

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  • Hermes strengthens private debt platform with new hire

    Hermes publishes on its website: “Hermes Investment Management has announced the appointment of Kevin Roche as a Director for Private Debt and CLO’s. Reporting to the Head of Direct Lending, Laura Vaughan, Kevin will be based in London and will work across the private debt platform. The private debt team manage European and UK direct…

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  • Roundup week 4

    Exelerating UK Roundup week 20: what happened this week?

    Exelerating keeps track of financial institutions by monitoring over 1350 web pages of pension funds and asset managers every day for relevant changes. Within our weekly “Roundup” section we show the most important news that was posted last week on the pages we follow. The most important news of the past week is as follows:…

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  • John Lewis Partnership elected representatives vote to reform pension scheme

    John Lewis Partnership Trust For Pensions publishes on its website: “Following a year-long review and consultation with Partners, the John Lewis Partnership Council – a body made up of 58 democratically elected representatives who represent the views of Partners across the business – has voted for changes to the company’s pension scheme. The Partnership currently…

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    LifeSight appoints Richard Everitt as Head of Implementations –

    Willis Towers Watson publishes on its website “LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s DC master trust, has appointed Richard Everitt as Head of Implementations. Richard has joined LifeSight’s Client Relations team, where his focus will be on successfully onboarding new clients into LifeSight; managing the process through appointment; member consultation; scheme set-up and asset transition; and then…

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  • XPS: “Government gives go ahead to collective DC schemes”

    XPS publishes on its website: “On 18 March 2019, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) published its response to last November’s consultation on implementing collective defined contribution (CDC) schemes, confirming that it will legislate to implement CDC schemes ‘as soon as Parliamentary time allows’.” Continue reading by going to the source: Click Here

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  • Jan Hommen

    Aviva Investors adds manager to Global Equity Endurance

    Aviva publishes on its website: “Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), today announces the addition of Stephanie Niven as a named manager to the Global Equity Endurance Fund. She will work alongside Giles Parkinson, who has been manager of the fund since its launch in November 2016. As of April…

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