Trustee Support

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From governance to administration, we’re here to help.

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We play a pivotal role in building trust and long term relationships and are (as you would expect) adept at multi-tasking and prioritising to perform the numerous tasks required in our field. Through continual monitoring we excel at ensuring that the strategic aims of your pension scheme are met.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”50px”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”5214″ img_size=”1170×700″ style=”vc_box_rounded” css_animation=”fadeInRight”][vc_empty_space height=”20px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section el_id=”sectors” css=”.vc_custom_1587559014126{padding-top: 50px !important;padding-bottom: 30px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}” el_class=”gradient3″][vc_row css_animation=”none”][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Trustee support services” font_container=”tag:h2|font_size:30|text_align:center” google_fonts=”font_family:Open%20Sans%3A300%2C300italic%2Cregular%2Citalic%2C600%2C600italic%2C700%2C700italic%2C800%2C800italic|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal”][vc_empty_space height=”4px”][vc_column_text css_animation=”fadeInDown”]

We can assist you across a broad range of tasks, performing to your agreed budget.  These include:

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Governance

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Communications

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Technical Support

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Project Management

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Actuarial services

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Investment advice

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Administration

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Financial Management

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Our client wished to purchase another company which had a significant deficit in its defined benefit scheme which both vendor and purchaser agreed needed to close to future accrual, with a Group Personal Pension to be set up in its place.

The adjustment to purchase price in respect of pensions could not be agreed. The deficit on a solvency basis was £18m.

Our Approach

We agreed an initial reduction in the purchase price plus a further price adjustment based on setting up an escrow account which would pay out an amount based on the success of an enhanced transfer value exercise. We assisted the client in the enhanced transfer value exercise by designing the enhancement that would be acceptable to an independent financial adviser and that accommodated an agreed budget.

We designed the statements to be issued to all employees and former employees, setting out their benefits and the relevant enhancements that would be made available. The vast majority of employees agreed to transfer as the client wished to focus its efforts on current employees. We used the remainder of the client’s budget to make an offer to former employees. We achieved a take up rate of 60%, improving the solvency level of the Scheme by about £7m.
In addition, in order to reduce the volatility of the funding level of the scheme and ensure that there are no costs going forward, we have implemented a change in the investment strategy.

Outcome for the client

Our ideas enabled the corporate transaction to proceed, ensured that the scheme was fully funded on a conservative funding basis and had a lower risk investment strategy to reduce funding volatility.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”20px”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”5285″ img_size=”1170×700″ style=”vc_box_rounded” css_animation=”fadeInRight”][vc_empty_space height=”20px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_section css=”.vc_custom_1595435993254{padding-top: 50px !important;padding-bottom: 15px !important;background-color: #181223 !important;}”][vc_row gap=”35″ equal_height=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1595435049489{margin-right: 0px !important;margin-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_empty_space height=”35px”][vc_custom_heading text=”Get in touch” font_container=”tag:h4|font_size:30|text_align:left|color:%23ffffff” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_empty_space height=”15px”][vc_column_text]Broadstone is a team of experts who are passionate about the ever-changing world of pensions and benefits. As such, they have hundreds and thousands of ideas, views and events to share with you to meet your business needs. Our business believes and promotes a people first culture, both internally and to you, our clients.

We believe in our core values and the culture they deliver. We know that when we all work as a team and combine our vast reservoir of expertise and knowledge, we will deliver results to our clients, maintaining the personal touch that can be so often missing in today’s business world.

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