Effective collateralisation strategy key to longevity swap market development

Establishing an effective and transparent approach to collateralising longevity swaps is key to the effective development of a liquid market in these financial instruments, according to leading figures in the UK pension sector.

Speaking in a roundtable discussion moderated by Life & Pension Risk as part of a Longevity Hedging for Pension Plans report released by Clear Path Analysis, Jonathon Clarke, an independent trustee for RHM, Arcadia and T-Mobile, said collateralisation presented a technica