EDF Energy appoints new pensions administrator

Gas and electricity supplier EDF Energy has appointed a new pensions administrator for its three UK defined benefit pension schemes.

Mercer will provide administration services to the schemes, which have a total of over 27,000 members.

Ian Baines, head of pensions at EDF Energy, said: “EDF Energy was seeking a single partner to administer its UK pension arrangements, to enhance efficiency, member experience and management information.

“The combination of Mercer’s competitively priced offering, its long-term commitment to the marketplace, and a servicing strategy that combines the best technology, people and operational model, delivers strong membership engagement, empowerment and educational capabilities.”

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