Spring has arrived. Not only has the equinox passed, the weather has improved and, for the first Budget in recent years, the Chancellor said relatively little about occupational pensions – giving cause for a collective sigh of relief from the industry.
While there was some bad news for pensioners in the form of the freezing of age-related allowances, there was good news for those who would become pensioners in the future – with a commitment to introducing...
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.