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Punters holds FRS17 seminars

Consulting actuaries Punter Southall & Co is holding a series of seminars aimed at helping trustees and pension managers better understand the new accounting standard, FRS17.

The seminars will discuss how to separate the accounting standard issues from the funding issues of pension schemes, and assess how published corporate accounts may be affected. Guidance will be given on handling member FRS17 enquiries and on handling the consequences of revealing any possible pension shortfall.

The seminars will be run in Guilford, London, Edinburgh and Birmingham between May 17 and May 29.

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