First published in 1992, this book explains how pension funds work in order to highlight their impact on the economy as a whole. David Blake explores the different systems in operation at the time of writing, both state run and private sector, and describes policy initiatives such as personal pension schemes. Longer life-expectancy, overseas investment, equal opportunities and short-termism in capital markets are among the issues discussed as David Blake assesses how pension funds typically behave. This is a title of continued relevance, which addresses the questions repeatedly raised within government and wider society.SSAP24 standardises accounting practice in respect of company pension schemes. ... This, in turn, requires that the accounts adopt a common set of actuarial assumptions, and so reflect the actuarya#39;s best estimate of the cost of providing theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Issues in Pension Funding (Routledge Revivals)|
|Author||:||Barclays Bank Reader in Financial Economics David Blake, David Blake|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2015-08-11|