Decision details

Independent Investment Advisor's Report

Decision Maker: Pensions Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Committee’s Independent Advisor provided a verbal overview of the financial situation in the United Kingdom (UK) and Over-seas.


Members briefly discussed the points raised during the overview, including: the overall downward trajectory of the economic position; the U.K. interest rates; difficulties in the global motor industry as both diesel and petrol engine production continued to fall sharply; the possibility of a Brexit dividend and the impacts of a further extension to the date of the U.K.’s departure from the European Union.


The Independent Advisors update was accepted.



Publication date: 24/06/2019

Date of decision: 07/06/2019

Decided at meeting: 07/06/2019 - Pensions Committee