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Legal & General Retirement Institutional’s (LGRI) podcast, PRT Pod, covers a range of topics including: Market updates, pension plan de-risking, longevity views, and other trends.


2023 Pension Risk Transfer trends in the UK and US markets

Aysha Patel, New Business Origination Lead, Legal & General Retirement Institutional and Alex Gagnon, Distribution Manager, Legal & General Retirement America, discuss market dynamics and the trends we’re seeing in 2023.

What to expect in 2022?

2022 will be another busy year for the Pension Risk Transfer (PRT) market according to industry experts. In this episode, Sheena McEwen, Head of Distribution at LGRA, and John Towner, Head of UK New Business at LGRI, reflect on trends in the US and UK markets throughout 2021 and what we can expect in 2022.

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Looking ahead to 2021

Sheena McEwen, Head of Distribution, Legal & General Retirement America (LGRA) and Dom Moret, Head of Origination & Execution, Legal & General Retirement Institutional (LGRI)  reflect on the 2020 Pension Risk Transfer market, as they discuss trends and LGRI's highlights of the year. Both guests will reference our recently published PRT monitor as they anticipate what we can expect in 2021.

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Reflecting on 2020

George Palms, President of Legal & General Retirement America (LGRA) and Chris DeMarco, Managing Director of UK PRT reflect on 2020, the impact of COVID-19, current trends, and what to expect throughout the rest of the year. 

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In partnership with Legal & General Investment America (LGIMA), we hosted an educational webinar series centered around pension de-risking and how a pension risk transfer can be beneficial for plan sponsors. 

Introduction to Pension Risk Transfer

Danielle Cassidy, Head of Distribution at LGIM America, Sheena McEwen, Head of Distribution at LGRA, and Dhrubo Krishnaiyer, Head of Insurance Strategy at LGIM America, discuss an in-depth overview of the US Pension Risk Transfer (PRT) market and PRTs.

A Discussion on Paths to Pension De-risking

Speakers Aaron Meder, CEO of LGIM America, and George L. Palms, Jr., President of LGRA, both discuss pension de-risking, its evolution over the last couple decades, and various considerations that would impact a plan sponsor’s choice to de-risk.