Improving outcomes for members of DC schemes

We have responded to a DWP consultation intended to improve DC scheme governance, promote the diversification of investment portfolios and signal the Government’s commitment to transparent disclosure to scheme members.

Read our response here.

Boutique Law Firm of the Year 2020

We are delighted to have been named Boutique Law Firm of the Year in the 2020 Legal Business Awards.

"At 50 years old, the UK’s original boutique law firm is still the benchmark for every one that has followed - and it is no hyperbole to say that Sackers is the definitive boutique."

Read more.

Consolidators and superfunds

DB consolidation is gaining traction as schemes look at reducing costs and managing liabilities and risks. Consolidation can range from shared services and asset pooling, to single governance models such as DB master trusts or superfunds.

Read the latest.  

ESG and climate change for pension funds

Our guide for 2020 considers how pension trustees should respond to the latest regulatory developments, and the potential impact of the climate crisis on investments.

Read it here. 

Improving outcomes for members of DC schemes

We have responded to a DWP consultation intended to improve DC scheme governance, promote the diversification of investment portfolios and signal the Government’s commitment to transparent disclosure to scheme members.

Read our response here.

Boutique Law Firm of the Year 2020

We are delighted to have been named Boutique Law Firm of the Year in the 2020 Legal Business Awards.

"At 50 years old, the UK’s original boutique law firm is still the benchmark for every one that has followed - and it is no hyperbole to say that Sackers is the definitive boutique."

Read more.

Consolidators and superfunds

DB consolidation is gaining traction as schemes look at reducing costs and managing liabilities and risks. Consolidation can range from shared services and asset pooling, to single governance models such as DB master trusts or superfunds.

Read the latest.  

ESG and climate change for pension funds

Our guide for 2020 considers how pension trustees should respond to the latest regulatory developments, and the potential impact of the climate crisis on investments.

Read it here. 

Insight

ESG

Trustees need to consider their desired approach for ESG and climate change and how to incorporate sustainability and other financially material factors into their investment process. Read our latest guide for pension funds setting out key developments and trustees’ legal obligations.

  • Joanna Smith, Partner says trustees will need to accurately identify if covenant issues are short-term affordability concerns, or the start...

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