and supply in the buy-in and buy-out market
Insurance enters a new phase – a skyrocketing market
DB pension schemes have seen enormous financial changes this year. Our report asks what these changes mean for schemes considering insuring their liabilities through a buy-in or buy-out.
We estimate that nearly 1 in 5 schemes are now fully funded on buy-out with an average funding improvement of c15% in the past year. Rising yields and improved insurer pricing have wiped off close to an astonishing £1 trillion from UK defined benefit pension scheme obligations.
For many schemes, the sheer rate of improvement in their buy-out funding level will be as unexpected as it is welcome, and they will have a range of new considerations to work through in this new phase for the buy-in and buy-out market.
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- Future demand and supply in the buy-in and buy-out market - fill in the form below
- Analysis of transaction data
- Overviews of the insurers - 2022
- Pensions de-risking report 2021 for more on strategic journey planning
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