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Government’s ‘permanent revolution’ risks overwhelming industry warns trade association

The pension industry is in danger of being overwhelmed by the volume of legislative changes it is facing, says the Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA).

30 Sep 2014 | 11:35 

Houses of Parliament

Osborne to axe 55% tax on inherited pension pots

The current 55% tax duty payable when pension funds are passed on after death is set to be axed under this government, George Osborne has announced.

29 Sep 2014 | 10:03

PwC expands pensions team with five partner and director appointments

PwC has enlarged its pensions team with a series of appointments aimed at meeting growing client demand.

30 Sep 2014 | 11:30

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Buzz: Is the industry in danger of being overwhelmed?

We want your views on the latest proposals to change the pension system.

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Europe vs US real estate

Which side of the Atlantic should schemes look for returns?

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The sun is setting on trusteeship

What does the future hold for the trust-based governance model?

Boardroom table

Give members a choice on altruistic MNTs

Natasha Browne says member-nominated trustees should continue to play a role

Pensions Buzz

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Buzz: Is the industry in danger of being overwhelmed?

We want your views on the latest proposals to change the pension system.

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

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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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Events

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Trustee Masterclass 2014

30 Sep 2014

London, UK

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Investment Governance Focus Manchester

08 Oct 2014

Manchester, UK