Welcome to Rothesay Life

We provide unique solutions for pension schemes seeking to mitigate financial and longevity risk.

As a specialist pensions insurer, we aim to create a structure that is tailor-made to suit the needs of scheme members, trustees and corporate sponsors.

We offer a range of products including:

  • bulk purchase annuities
  • bulk transfer buy-out solutions
  • longevity swaps

We can help you reduce your exposure to risk, increase confidence and strengthen the future of your corporate pension scheme through transition to secure and regulated insurance arrangements.

To find out how we can help you, call us now on +44 (0) 20 7552 7502.

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Rothesay Life latest news:


assets/Vestey_Press_Release_2014_Final.pdf 10 April 2014 - Rothesay Life insures a second portion of pension liabilities for the defined benefit scheme belonging to Vestey Group 10 April 2014 - Rothesay Life insures a second portion of pension liabilities for the defined benefit scheme belonging to Vestey Group plain samewindow
assets/GKN_release_FINAL.pdf 6 March 2014 - Rothesay Life insures £123m of liabilities for GKN Rothesay Life insures £123m of liabilities for GKN plain samewindow
assets/PROJECT_MARSHALL_JOINT_RELEASE_FINAL_02_18_14.pdf 18 Feb 2014 - Rothesay Life Limited to Acquire MetLife's UK Bulk Annuity Portfolio Rothesay Life Limited to Acquire MetLife's UK Bulk Annuity Portfolio plain samewindow
assets/New_Shareholder_Completion_Press_Release_FINAL.pdf 20 December 2013 - Completion of Investment in Rothesay Life by Blackstone, GIC and MassMutual Completion of Investment in Rothesay Life by Blackstone, GIC and MassMutual plain samewindow
/assets/Rothesay Life New Shareholder Press Release.pdf 22 October 2013 - Funds Managed by Blackstone and GIC, and MassMutual to invest in Rothesay Life Funds Managed by Blackstone and GIC, and MassMutual to invest in Rothesay Life plain newwindow
media-centre/press-releases/02_10_2013 2 October 2013 - The Philips Pension Fund (£484m) The Philips Pension Fund (£484m) plain samewindow
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Rothesay Life has completed 20 transactions with UK pension funds and inherited a further 42 clients with the acquisition of Paternoster.

Total business insured now exceeds £12bn covering 165,000 pension fund members.

In 2013 Rothesay Life made payments of £576m to policyholders.


Recent Awards:

Financial Times Pensions Award Winner of the PIPA Buy-in/Buyout Provider of the Year 2012 Award assets/4092-PM-PIPA-Awards-2012-Buy-in-buyout-Providersmall.png Alt Text
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Financial Times Pensions Award

Winner of the PIPA Buy-in/Buyout Provider of the Year 2012 Award

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Professional Pensions Award

Winner of the Risk Reduction Provider of the Year 2010