Welcome to Joseph G. Byrne & Sons

Phone:  01 288 1618
E-mail:   info@byrneactuary.com

Pensions

Scheme Actuary Work

Our experienced team of actuaries provide scheme actuary services to the trustees and sponsoring employer of defined benefit pension plans and this role includes:

  • Preparation of funding actuarial valuations to help establish the rate of contribution required to fund the pension plan, including sensitivity analysis, and to provide a check on the current financial status of the plan.
  • Advice on the cost and impact of proposed benefit amendments.
  • Annual solvency testing.
  • Preparation of actuarial funding certificates and actuarial statements as required under the Pensions Act.
  • Pension Board funding proposal calculations.
  • Liaising with the Pensions Board on funding and other issues.
  • Advice on the risks and potential returns inherent in any proposed investment strategy.
  • Investment Strategy – asset and liability studies to ensure that the investment strategy adopted by a pension plan is appropriate.
  • Valuations for small self-administered pension plans.

If you would like to discuss how we can help, please contact John Byrne, or request a call back.

Other services that may interest you:

Pensions Restructructing and Plan Reviews

Accounting Disclosures

Risk Management

Employers Covenant Review

Dispute Resolution

Closed DB Schemes - Managing Your Escape Route
Joe Byrne's presentation to the IAPF Trustee Network.
Budget 2013 Comment
Review of changes affecting pensions, and the extension of funding proposal deadline.
Funding Standard Re-introduced
New deadlines, risk reserve and sovereign annuities.