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James Walker scheme agrees full £43mn buy-in

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On the go: The James Walker (Leith) Limited Retirement Benefit Scheme has agreed a full £43mn buy-in with Just Group.

Imperial Tobacco agrees £1.8bn deal, charity completes full buy-in

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Risk watch: A roundup up of the latest derisking transactions, including the Imperial Tobacco Pension Fund’s 1.8bn deal with Standard Life, and the Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen Retirement Benefit Scheme’s full buy-in with Legal & General.

ICAEW’s pension scheme completes £50m buy-in

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On the go: The £206.4m Institute of Chartered Accountants Staff Pensions Fund has completed a £50m buy-in transaction with Canada Life. 

Greater Manchester Pension Fund awards £700m mandate

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On the go: The £27.6bn Greater Manchester Pension Fund has appointed Schroders Capital to manage its diversified direct real estate portfolio, worth more than £700m.

Charity scheme to leave PPF assessment in £30m buy-in

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On the go: The John Townsend Trust Pension and Assurance Scheme has agreed a £30m full scheme buy-in with Legal & General, moving out of the assessment period at the Pension Protection Fund.

Keysight plan agrees buy-in, motor industry section reaches buyout

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Risk Watch: A roundup up of the latest derisking transactions, including the Keysight Technologies plan’s £250m deal with Just Group and Ashwal Garage’s insurance transaction with Aviva.

Givaudan scheme completes £64m buy-in with Aviva

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On the go: The Givaudan UK Pension Plan has completed a £64m buy-in transaction with Aviva, covering the pensioner liabilities for 277 members.

Shipping agency scheme completes £17m buy-in with L&G

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On the go: The John Good & Sons Limited Pension Scheme has agreed a £17m full scheme buy-in with Legal & General, covering the liabilities of more than 80 members.

Fujitsu pension plan signs £3.7bn longevity hedge

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On the go: The ICL Group Pension Plan, a Fujitsu pension scheme, has insured longevity risk in respect of £3.7bn of its liabilities, with Swiss Re providing the reinsurance coverage.