Professional Pensions | 20 Oct 2014 | 12:06
The state pension will be an adequate safety net if people make bad decisions when pension freedoms come in from April 2015 according to Prime Minister David Cameron.
The Citizens Advice Bureau and The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS) will deliver the government’s guidance guarantee, but the Money Advice Service (MAS) appears to have been dropped as a provider.
Professional Pensions | 20 Oct 2014 | 11:00
Many schemes are run by people who lack the expertise and skills for the role according to European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) chairman Gabriel Bernardino.
Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 12:48 |
The charge cap will apply to all defined contribution workplace schemes – here is a (non-exhaustive) list of what is included in the cap and what isn’t.
Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 12:13 |
The government has published draft regulations to introduce minimum governance standards for workplace pensions and a 0.75% charge cap on default funds.
Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 12:00 |
Here it is. The full implementation timetable for the Better Workplace Pensions measures on DC governance, transparency and charges announced in the Department for Work and Pensions consultation today.
Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 11:56 |
Trustees and scheme sponsors have a responsibility to help prevent employees being pulled in by pension scams, according to The Pensions Regulator chairman Mark Boyle.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 17:18 |
The UK pensions industry has been warned of the threat posed by savers turning to online advice services.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 16:26 |
The Pensions Regulator’s (TPR) strategy will be to 'educate, enable and, where required, enforce', according to the watchdog’s chairman Mark Boyle.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 16:21 |
The guidance guarantee implemented in April 2015 will evolve markedly over the next five years according to Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)acting head of savings and investment, Maggie Craig.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 15:53 |
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is confident its 18-month search to find a replacement for former chief executive Bill Galvin is nearing the end.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 13:46 |
Communications will be a major issue for employers as they struggle to deal with an onslaught of change according to the AA’s head of pensions, Mike Sullivan.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 13:24 |
The UK should not be scared of giving freedom and choice to people in their pensions, according to Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia chief executive officer Pauline Vamos.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 12:49 |
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