Tag Archives: Pension Schemes Act 2021

Cramming Down Pension Liabilities: The Final Frontier?

Defined benefit pension arrangements in the UK may not be immune to cross-class cramdown powers under a Part 26A restructuring plan. By Shaun M. Thompson, Hafza Hussein, Paul R. Lawrence, and Tim Bennett As the UK looks set to enter a new restructuring cycle, the question remains whether a restructuring plan (RP) could be used … Continue Reading

Pension Consolidator Vehicles — A New Solution for PE

Pension consolidators are emerging as an effective solution to manage defined benefit pension plan risk. By Tom D. Evans, Victoria Sander, David J. Walker, Shaun M. Thompson, Paul R. Lawrence, and Catherine Campbell As inflation soars and market uncertainty creates additional volatility for UK defined benefit pension (DB) plans, PE firms now have a new … Continue Reading