Dec 20 (Reuters) - STV Group Plc :
* Agreement reached with trustees of company's defined benefits pension schemes for 1 Jan 2015 triennial actuarial funding valuations, recovery plans
* 2017 payment will total 8.6 mln stg with annual payments increasing at rate of 2 pct per annum over term of plan.
* Next triennial valuation will take place as at 1 January 2018
* Deficit on an actuarial basis was 129.9 mln stg on a pre tax basis at 30 November 2016 compared to 83.0 mln stg on a pre tax basis at previous settlement date of 31 March 2014
* An 11 year recovery plan has been agreed with monthly payments commencing in January 2017. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136)