Regulators have joined forces to raise awareness of pension liberation “predators” who target cash-strapped workers promising to release their pension as a loan or lump sum.
The campaign, aimed at consumers and pensions professionals, is part of a multi-agency crackdown on the schemes which have already released hundreds of millions of pounds and seen thousands of members...
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.