TITLE

Firms face cash flow crisis due to pensions deficits

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Credit Control;2006, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the problem of some companies in Great Britain due to pension deficits. Kaiser Permanente Medical Group accountants reported that at least 20 percent of Financial Times Stock Exchange 100 companies are unlikely to be able to eliminate their pension deficits over a realistic duration. Moreover, the firm said the companies would struggle to close gap between liabilities and assets from free cash flow within the next decade.
ACCESSION #
21532026

 

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