May 2019 update

Highlights

  • The aggregate deficit of the 5,450 schemes in the PPF 7800 Index is estimated to have decreased over the month to £6.4 billion at the end of April 2019, from a deficit of £43.9 billion at the end of March 2019.
  • The funding level increased from 97.4 per cent at the end of March 2019 to 99.6 per cent.
  • Total assets were £1,649.2 billion and total liabilities were £1,655.6 billion.
  • There were 3,089 schemes in deficit and 2,361 schemes in surplus.
  • The deficit of the schemes in deficit at the end of April 2019 was £157.2 billion, down from £181.1 billion at the end of March 2019

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