In this 90 second video, Phil Cuddeford reveals interesting findings in LCP's Accounting for Pensions 2019 report: 'Time for the next stage of the journey'.
I am Head of LCP’s Corporate Consulting practice, ensuring that our corporate clients benefit from cutting-edge thinking.
I help UK corporate sponsors understand and implement their pension strategy in the context of their wider business objectives. This involves implementing the optimal combination of funding and investment approaches and engaging constructively with trustees. I also specialise in advising global organisations on their international pension plans. This helps my clients understand the risks they are exposed to; helps them prioritise where they can take action to reduce their costs/risks; and ensures they are kept fully up-to-date on relevant developments across the globe.
I am also one of LCP’s spokespeople - you can contact me directly on +44 (0)20 7432 6676.
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Our latest thinking
In this video, Phil Cuddeford reveals some of the most interesting findings in our Accounting for Pensions 2018 report.
The latest Accounting for Pensions (AfP) analysis flags the impending accounting changes that could worsen FTSE 100 balance sheets by twice as much as previously predicted.21 May 2019
Looming court decision on gender equalisation of pension schemes could hit FTSE 100 profits by up to £15bn
New half-year update to LCP’s Accounting for Pensions (AfP) report provides updated snapshot of FTSE 100 pension scheme financial health, and gauges sentiment of corporate directors on the Government’s DB white paper and other market developments.16 October 2018
Despite companies disclosing an overall accounting funding level of 101%, latest Accounting for Pensions (AfP) analysis from LCP flags looming changes that could worsen FTSE 100 balance sheets by around £50bn22 May 2018
How I have helped our clients
We helped a top food retailer gain insight on its current pension position and help develop a robust pension plan.
The associated risk and costs of the defined benefit pension commitment being inherited had not yet been considered. This could have had a huge impact on the company’s finances. We helped our client undertake the necessary due diligence which reduced the purchase price of the M&A transaction.
Accounting for Pensions 2019
With the FTSE 100 maintaining their pension accounting surplus, it is time for companies to embark on the next stage of their pensions journey. Our Accounting for Pensions 2019 report presents a concise analysis of the key facts, figures and trends.
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Accounting for pensions 2018 (AfP)
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