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.
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Accounting for pensions 2018 - Autumn report
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In July 2017, the Trustee of the Royal Mail Pension Plan entered into a £450m full buy-in with Rothesay Life covering the benefits payable to members of the Post Office Limited Section. LCP acted as lead adviser to the Trustee.
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This edition: Investment consultancy and fiduciary management services, PPF levy, DB consolidators, RPI v CPI, Transfers advice, GMP conversion, Relief at Source, Corporate governance, Fraud prosecution, Manage and Register service news13 December 2018
News Alert: On 7 December 2018 we saw two key announcements in relation to the nascent market for DB consolidators (also known as “superfunds”):11 December 2018
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