Professional Pensions | 27 Nov 2014 | 14:27 |
Data transfer has always been an unloved subject among trustees but the recent troubles experienced by ex-civil servants not being paid pensions has shed light on the importance of getting transfers right. Michael Klimes looks at how the industry is confronting the problem.
The current pensions tax system is “entirely incompatible” with scheme designs that could be introduced under the Pensions Schemes Bill, Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) chairman David Fairs has warned.
Professional Pensions | 27 Nov 2014 | 11:53
Aviva looks at the three things it believes are crucial to the success of the de-risking process and how to arrive at these 'happy endings'.
Professional Pensions | 25 Nov 2014 | 00:05
Hymans Robertson has launched a monthly asset valuation tool for local government pension schemes (LGPS) that could save them up to 50% on valuation fees.
Professional Pensions | 17 Nov 2014 | 13:31 |
Origo has cut the time taken to switch pensions using its Options Transfers service to 45 minutes.
Professional Pensions | 17 Nov 2014 | 13:03 |
As the time to implement Budget flexibilities draws near Helen Ball highlights the administrative implications that trustees need to consider.
Professional Pensions | 12 Nov 2014 | 14:30 |
The revelation that MyCSP has thousands of members which have experienced delayed or missed payments; is a stark tale about the difficulties of data transfer.
Professional Pensions | 10 Nov 2014 | 16:56 |
MyCSP has blamed a backlog of 47,000 member enquiries inherited from Capita when it took administration in-house for delayed payments to members.
Professional Pensions | 10 Nov 2014 | 14:27 |
The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS) is trialling a financial capability tool to help prepare for its future role as a provider of free guidance to savers.
Professional Pensions | 04 Nov 2014 | 17:30 |
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is ready to relax regulation to encourage technological innovation in the pensions industry and other financial services.
Professional Pensions | 03 Nov 2014 | 10:17 |
MyCSP has admitted it is experiencing problems with delayed payments after transferring its admin in-house and shifting its 1.5 million members onto a single administration system.
Professional Pensions | 31 Oct 2014 | 09:55 |
Michael Klimes looks at whether advances in IT are helping or hindering trustees.
Professional Pensions | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:30 |
Cartwright Group has adopted Procentia’s Intellipen platform for its pension administration in a move to help clients access information.
Professional Pensions | 22 Oct 2014 | 11:51 |
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