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MyCSP admits to payment delays after Capita transfer

MyCSP has admitted to experiencing problems with delayed transfers since taking administration of pensions in payment in-house from Capita last month.

31 Oct 2014 | 09:55 

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Workplace pension saving takes biggest U-turn in decades

Around 30% more people are saving into a workplace pension after auto-enrolment (AE) helped reverse a downward spiral spanning almost 50 years.

30 Oct 2014 | 13:05

Central bank in major probe of bond, FX and commodity markets

The Bank of England (BoE) has launched its biggest ever review into the fixed income, currency and commodities (FICC) markets following a string of recent scandals.

30 Oct 2014 | 12:53

Editor’s Picks

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How much more pension reform can we bear?

Malcolm McLean says the pace of change today is unprecedented, and calls for time to draw breath

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Eight things the UK can learn from Australian superannuation

What large-scale super schemes can teach the UK

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Do we need to pay good asset managers more?

Towers Watson EMEA head of investment Ed Francis talks to PP about active management

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How Finmeccanica created a shared DB/DC fiduciary management strategy

Hear from the winner of PP's Best DC Scheme Innovation award

Pensions Buzz

Industry split on impact of Budget reforms

The industry is divided down the middle on whether the latest overhaul will strengthen or weaken the UK pension system, PP research finds.

Case studies and backgrounds

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How HSBC is engaging its staff with pensions

Phillip Bretnall talks to PP about the bank's Know You programme

Travel

Thomas Cook: Navigating risk

Natasha Browne looks at the thorough approach Thomas Cook takes to managing risk in its defined contribution arrangements

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Heineken: How an engaged employer is approaching the Budget changes

Heineken UK’s new head of pensions Neil Parfrey talks to Natasha Browne about meeting the challenges thrown down by the Chancellor

Guides

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The Guide to Scheme Investment

Finding investment solutions for the pensions crisis

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DC and Auto-enrolment: September 2012

How partnerships are helping employers deal with auto-enrolment

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The Guide to Risk Reduction

How to reduce risk in volatile markets

Pensions library

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A guide to Pensions Stability

 

This guide to Pensions Stability explores the new financial and operational model for defined benefit (DB) pension schemes. Pension schemes are still being run with far greater risk than is necessary and there is an opportunity to create a more stable pensions environment for trustees and sponsors.

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Joint institute pensions survey 2014

 

This inaugural survey among 326 members of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and the Pensions Management Institute (PMI) asked whether auto-enrolment will deliver on its goals; if contribution rates for employees and employers need to rise; and whether pensions tax relief needs further reform.

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