Helen Morrissey looks at what the auto-enrolment review needs to focus on.
John Dickson has been appointed senior partner at Hymans Robertson.
Finding out what protections are in place for DC assets is not straightforward, finds Helen Morrissey
Last week I was up in Edinburgh at the PLSA Investment Conference. I attended lots of very useful sessions but I must admit there was one that surprised me.
Helen Morrissey spoke to DB Taskforce chairman Ashok Gupta at the recent PLSA Investment Conference about industry reaction to its recent report
Improving diversity is about delivering improved results rather than being nice to people or being politically correct according to Helena Morrissey.
Greater diversity of thought and approach is needed if schemes are to make the most of the current low return environment.
The relationship between consultants and trustees must become more candid and challenging if real improvements are to be made, according to Redington director of strategy Paul Richards.
If industry-led initiatives to tackle cost transparency do not stand up to scrutiny the FCA will look to regulate.
The industry must change its mind-set that consolidation of defined benefit (DB) funds is too difficult, according to DB Taskforce chairman Ashok Gupta.
The potential merger between Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life will give the combined firm the scale to compete effectively in the US.
The recent Brewster case threw a spotlight on the issue of death benefits for cohabiting couples.
The top three consultants have put together a package of measures designed to increase transparency and competitiveness in the consultancy and fiduciary management markets. Helen Morrissey gets the industry response
Helen Morrissey looks back on 20 years of Professional Pensions.
Helen Morrissey looks at pension schemes' experience of investing in the property market during 2016 and asks what they can expect during 2017
Aon Hewitt has announced it will no longer offer standalone pension administration services in the UK market.
Helen Morrissey says trustees must look beyond total returns to assess whether investment strategies have been a success.
Aon Hewitt is reiterating its call for pension schemes to review the emerging lower rates of UK mortality improvement to ensure fair pricing of longevity insurance transactions.
Schemes often look at total investment returns when assessing success. However, a recent paper says other factors should also be taken into account. Helen Morrissey reports
There have been calls to introduce more flexibility into the auto-enrolment regime in the light of potential economic volatility. Helen Morrissey does not agree.
It has been just over six months since Arnold Wagner was appointed chairman of the £23bn Pension Protection Fund. He talks to Helen Morrissey about the key lessons learned during 2016 and how the fund is looking to the future
It has been 10 years since the first pensioner buy-in was completed. Helen Morrissey looks at how the industry has evolved.
An emphasis on matching liabilities means many schemes are not spending enough time on boosting returns according to Goldman Sachs Asset Management.
Helen Morrissey thinks trustees need more guidance on how to carry out GMP equalisation.