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Helena Partnerships (‘Helena’) is an Admitted Body in the Merseyside Pension Fund (‘MPF’). This is a Local Government Pension Scheme(LGPS) and Helena became an Admitted Body on transfer of the housing stock from St Helens Council in July ...

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Helena Partnerships Limited
4 Corporation Street
St Helen's
WA9 1LD
United Kingdom
Contact person: Rachel Willacy
E-mail:
NUTS code: UKD

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.wearetorus.co.uk/

I.2)Joint procurement
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: http://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-St-Helen%27s:-Corporate-finance-and-venture-capital-services./3RB6X8RV78
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Housing and community amenities

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Provision of Pension Bond.

II.1.2)Main CPV code
66122000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Helena Partnerships (‘Helena’) is an Admitted Body in the Merseyside Pension Fund (‘MPF’). This is a Local Government Pension Scheme(LGPS) and Helena became an Admitted Body on transfer of the housing stock from St Helens Council in July 2002.

MPF provides Defined Benefit pensions for its members. The LGPS has been closed to new entrants by Helena. There is currently a deficit in the scheme and the pension administrator is requiring Helena to provide a pension bond of 20 000 000 GBP for a period up to 31.3.2020.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 550 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
66000000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKD
Main site or place of performance:

North West (England).

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Helena Partnerships (‘Helena’) is an Admitted Body in the Merseyside Pension Fund (‘MPF’). This is a Local Government Pension Scheme(LGPS) and Helena became an Admitted Body on transfer of the housing stock from St Helens Council in July 2002.

MPF provides Defined Benefit pensions for its members. The LGPS has been closed to new entrants by Helena. There is currently a deficit in the scheme and the pension administrator is requiring Helena to provide a pension bond of 20 000 000 GBP for a period up to 31.3.2020. Therefore, we are seeking a suitably experienced provider of the aforementioned Pension Bond.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 550 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
End: 31/03/2020
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
Accelerated procedure
Justification:

Merseyside Pension Fund requirements to secure coverage in accordance with the admission agreement.

IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 04/09/2017
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 1 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 04/09/2017
Local time: 12:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:

For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-St-Helen%27s:-Corporate-finance-and-venture-capital-services./3RB6X8RV78

To respond to this opportunity, please click here:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/3RB6X8RV78

GO Reference: GO-2017818-PRO-10859509.

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Helena Partnerships Limited
4 Corporation Street
St Helen's
WA9 1LD
United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
Helena Partnerships Limited
4 Corporation Street
St Helen's
WA9 1LD
United Kingdom
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
Helena Partnerships Limited
4 Corporation Street
St Helen's
WA9 1LD
United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
18/08/2017