There has been a spike in requests for DB transfers following the pension freedoms and higher transfer values. Michael Klimes looks at how the industry is coping.
Nearly one in three pension schemes has been affected by fraud, with victims experiencing a threefold rise in scams in the last 12 months alone, latest RSM research reveals.
Barnett Waddingham is the latest organisation to receive top-tier accreditation from the Pensions Administration Standards Association (PASA).
Aries Insight has appointed Laura Kerr as a pensions technical consultant in a continued expansion of the team.
An Irish High Court case could put pressure on UK schemes that transfer data to the US to beef up measures they use to protect members' data. Michael Klimes finds out why.
David Harris says we can learn a lot from the Nordics when it comes to developing pension dashboards.
The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS) has launched an online tool to give guidance to savers who are worried they are at threat from pension scams.
Six firms chosen to work on pro bono basis
A platform which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to talk to customers about their retirement and financial wellbeing has been launched by a start-up firm.
Pension scheme administrators are being urged to prepare for big changes in how they submit information to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) under a new platform.
Over £100bn has been transferred by the Origo Options Transfers service since it started eight years ago, driven by rising demand since Freedom and Choice.
The government is looking for a new administrator to service the Royal Mail Statutory Pension (RMSPS) Scheme, the UK's sixth largest public sector pension fund.
Professional Pensions talks to Barnett Waddingham's Andy Greig about admin challenges, GMP equalisation, data and pension scams.
A free price comparison website to help companies find and assess pension providers has been launched by technology firm Systemsync.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) will require trustees to report on record-keeping in their scheme returns to raise standards after finding little improvement.
Stephen Ruse of Aon Hewitt looks at the 10 biggest challenges facing administrators
There is an eight month backlog to process guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) data at HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) according to Hymans Robertson.
Blockchain is a technology which has received a lot of hype in financial services. It has started to touch banking but has yet to affect pensions. Michael Klimes investigates what it has to offer
Anne-Marie Winton relates her experience of trying to transfer a pension pot.
Complying with new complex accounting standards and getting member communications right are some of the biggest administration challenges facing pension funds, according to Aon Hewitt.
Partnering with clients and technology
JLT Employee Benefits has been added to the National Local Government Pension Scheme's (LGPS) Framework for administration support services.
Siemens UK has appointed Lemonade Reward to provide pension communication consultancy services.
The success of the pension dashboard will depend on a combination of being consumer friendly and data secure, according to Darren Philp.