Managing pension scheme risk
Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging - H1 2017
13 Oct 2017
Welcome to our half-yearly update, summarising the activity in the buy-in, buy-out and longevity hedging markets during the first half of 2017, and the year to 30 June 2017 (‘the last year’).
The total value of buy-out and buy-in deals struck in H2 2016 was around £7.6 billion (around £10.2 billion for the year to 31 December 2016) and there were two longevity swaps in H1 2017 covering £1.1 billion of liabilities. Forty two deals, covering liabilities worth over £65 billion, have been completed since 30 June 2009.
We will discuss the facts and figures of risk transfers during the last year in more detail throughout the report.
If you would like to discuss this half-yearly update in more detail please contact your usual Hymans Robertson contact.