Hannah Brenton looks at the murky world of pension ‘liberation’ companies that prey on scheme members in desperate need of cash – and what schemes can do to stop them.
‘Withdraw Your Pension NOW,’ booms an online advertisement, ‘You can’t sell your UK Pension early BUT you can transfer to cash FAST.’ Through website promotions, cold-calls and adverts like...
The Pension Protection Fund’s (PPF) compensation cap and restrictions on annual indexation increases could be at odds with EU law, according to a provisional judgement by the Court of Appeal.
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has launched investigations into the conduct of a number of individuals involved with various Guinness Peat pension schemes between 2004 and 2012.
The Pension Protection Fund has announced the changes it will consider making to the Experian insolvency model for the 2018/19 levy ahead of the formal consultation.
The review of automatic enrolment (AE) in 2017 is an opportunity to think more strategically about pensions says Tim Sharp.