11th November 2009, London: JLT Benefit Solutions Ltd (JLT) has been chosen as Scheme Actuary and to provide investment consulting services to the £150 million pension scheme.
Steve Barker, Head of Investment Consulting, JLT says, "We are pleased to have been appointed as investment consultants to the Midland Newspapers Scheme. It is more important than ever that pension scheme clients consider their long-term asset allocation, and we are positive about being able to help Midland Newspapers make the right strategic decisions for their Scheme".
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About JLT Benefit Solutions Limited
JLT Benefit Solutions Limited (JLT) is one of the UK's leading employee benefit providers offering a wide range of benefit and pension services, including administration, actuarial and pension consultancy, investment, wealth management, Self Invested Personal Pensions (SIPPs), Small Self Administered Schemes (SSASs) flexible benefits, healthcare, benefit communciation and financial education.
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority, JLT employs over 1000 professional staff in 10 offices in the UK with revenues of some £87.6min 2008. JLT supplies the pension administration for over 1 million members, paying £750m in pensions every year. Through its Healthcare businesses JLT places cover for a ¼ million people each year.
Other pensions and employee benefits companies within the JLT group of companies include: Profund Solutions Limited, Independent Trustee Services Limited and Pension Capital Strategies Limited.
JLT Benefit Solutions Ltd is part of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. As well as being a major provider of employee benefits services and related consultancy advice the Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group of companies is a leading risk management adviser, insurance and reinsurance broker.
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and is the largest European-headquartered company providing these services and is one of the largest firms of its type in the world. It operates out of more than 120 offices in over 36 countries and employs more than 5500 personnel.