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  • Dr Daniel Summerfield

    You can contact Dan on 020 7972 6398. Email: mediateam@uss.co.uk
  • Joel Sawyer

    You can contact Joel on 0151 556 0769. Email: mediateam@uss.co.uk

Latest news

  • USS publishes Responsible Investment report

    USS, the UK’s largest private pension scheme by way of assets, has published an in-depth report on its approach to Responsible Investment – evidencing its commitment to sustainability and good corporate governance.
  • USS statement

    A hearing was held at the High Court in April to establish whether four claims, brought by two members of USS, against directors of the scheme’s trustee company should proceed to trial. After considering the claim mechanism used and the substance of the claims, the High Court has found that the case should not proceed.
  • 12 leading UK pension funds to collaborate in support of climate transition in emerging markets

    A group of 12 leading UK pension funds convened by the Church of England Pensions Board, representing £400bn assets under management and working on behalf of over 18 million members, will jointly consider how to support the climate transition in emerging markets.

Views from USS

  • USS publishes Stewardship Code Report 2022

    Reporting season is once again upon us, and this year marks the second iteration of our Stewardship Code Report. We became a signatory to the new Stewardship Code last year, and to retain this status, we submitted a 2021/22 report to the FRC at the end of April 2022. The Code comprises a set of 12 ‘apply and explain’ Principles for asset managers and asset owners, and our report must evidence how we have applied them over the previous year.
  • Scheme funding: what’s the latest picture?

    It’s coming up to two years since the date of the 2020 valuation. What’s been happening to the funding position in that time and where do things stand today?
  • USS responds to DWP's Climate Investment and Reporting consultation

    We recently responded to DWP’s Climate Investment and Reporting Consultation which sought views on additional requirements and metrics for climate reporting.