Pension liabilities

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Pension liabilities

Future liabilities resulting from pension commitments made by a corporation. Accounting for pension liabilities varies widely by country.

Pension Liabilities

Future payouts that a pension is obligated to make. A pension run by a company that has a large number of workers nearing retirement has more liabilities than one run by a company with a smaller eligible workforce. Accounting for pension liabilities varies from country to country.
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Contract notice: The coil pension liability fund fixed-income portfolio management.
2 billion in municipal bonds of the real risk involved by failing to disclose the impact of the unfunded pension liability on the state's ability to manage its other obligations.
In employer financial statements, the net pension liability is presented as a liability on the face of the employer's statement of net position.
Accordingly, consequential amendments to the Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, adjustments in respect of Government pension liability previously discharged by MTNL and proposed change in methodology in pension contribution as per FR-116 upto 31.
Information seen by The Journal suggests that the college faces a multi-million pound bill to get Kirkley Hall and the Ashington site up to standard, as well as a pension liability of over pounds 5m and multi-million loans to Northumberland County Council.
There are important caveats about using the Treasury yield curve as a measure of risk in a default-free pension liability.
In the FTSE 100, these companies are usually the privatised relics of former public sector organisations (PCS puts British Airways' pension liability as of 31 March at 747% of its market value; BT's at 430%) that inherited generous pension promises to former public sector workers.
It's a function of the value you put on the pension liability, on long-term prices for engines from Ford, working capital requirements and representations on plant closures.
The asset management group, which tracks the health of the pension plans through its BNY Mellon Pension Liability Indexes, reported that assets of a moderate risk pension portfolio increased 2.
But the enormity of the impending pension liability -- which could be much worse were the stock market to sour -- ought to have everyone worried.
This extra year equates to an estimated pounds 20bn extra in pension liability on top of a collective liability of around pounds 500bn for all quoted companies in the UK.
GM said it expects the move to trim its pension liability by $1.