Funding ratio

The Board of Directors bases its decisions on issues such as the amount of the pension contribution on the funding ratio. The funding ratio is a key indicator of the financial position of the section, indicating the ratio between the available assets and the future pension liabilities.

The funding ratio of the section DuPont Belgium was 100% as at 31 December 2018, also thanks to a supplementary contribution paid by the employer. This is also te exact financing target for the scheme. Due to positive investment results, the coverage ratio recovered in the first months of 2019.

Ultimo Funding ratio
2015 104%
2016 101%
2017 103%
2018 100%
2019 Q1 (unaudited) 108%
2019 Q2 (unaudited) 111%
2019 Q3 (unaudited) 113%