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Current news about our pension fund
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Changes to pension regulations from
1 April 2024

19 March 2024

From 1 April 2024, some changes will be made to the pension regulations. The main changes are the accrual rate and the net supplementary scheme.

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Catch-up indexation: 39% of individual arrears

22 February 2024

Every participant will soon receive 39% of individual arrears. In early April, participants will receive a letter detailing what this catch-up indexation, expressed in euros, means for them personally.

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Policy funding ratio as of January 2024: 152.4%

15 February 2024

At the end of January 2024, our policy funding ratio for Pensioenfonds Robeco was 152.4%. This remained unchanged compared to the end of 2023. The market value coverage ratio without the 12-month averaging is 145.1% this month.

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Accrual rate for 2024 is 1.738%

7 February 2024

For 2024, the board has set the accrual rate for the basic scheme at the fiscally maximum accrual rate of 1.738%. In 2023, the accrual rate was slightly lower at 1.621%.

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As of February 1: Pension increase of 3.8%

29 January 2024

The pension fund board has decided to increase the pension entitlements in the basic scheme for active participants, former participants, and pensioners by 3.8% as of February 1. In addition, the board has decided to grant a catch-up indexation.

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Changes in supplementary DC pension scheme

29 January 2024

ABN AMRO Pension Services (AAPS) will cease the administration of supplementary pension schemes in 2024. Consequently, there will be significant changes to the supplementary pension schemes. We have outlined what these changes entail and whether any action is required on your part.

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Self-investment discontinued

29 January 2024

For the gross UOP scheme (hereinafter the gross DC scheme), self-investment will no longer be possible as of February 1, 2024. Participants who currently self-invest have received a letter from ABN AMRO stating that they can adjust their portfolio until February 1 to a lifecycle.

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Progress in the New Pension System (WTP)

29 January 2024

For over a year now, the social partners and the pension fund have been working on the transition to the new pension system. Efforts are being made to develop the pension scheme and how it can be implemented. Time for an update.

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Increased interest rate hedging

29 January 2024

The board considers it prudent to limit the risk of a sharp decrease in the coverage ratio in the run-up to the introduction of the new pension contract. A first important step has therefore been taken. The hedging of the interest rate risk of pension obligations was increased in two steps from 50% to 100% at the end of December and the beginning of January.

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Changes pension scheme 2024

25 January 2024

As of January 1, two aspects of the pension scheme will change: the disability insurance and the starting age. Please review the modification and the updated regulations.

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