The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has said it "strongly encourages" providers to apply for the master trust assurance framework in the run-up to the introduction of its authorisation powers.
Legal and General (L&G) has hired Kingfisher Group's head of pensions Dermot Courtier as chairman of its master trust and independent governance committee (IGC).
The Pensions Regulator's (TPR) powers to authorise master trusts will be the "cornerstone" of its drive to consolidate the defined contribution (DC) market according to Andrew Warwick-Thompson.
Darren Philp reacts to the DCIF's report which raised concerns about investment quality and choice in master trusts
Janice Turner looks at a recent Parliamentary debate on the role of member nominated trustees in master trusts.
The Pension Schemes Bill should provide for a shortened authorisation process for schemes which have achieved the Master Trust Assurance Framework (MAF), Smart Pension has said.
Solid governance is the most important attribute employers look for when they select a master trust, Aon Hewitt research finds.
Aon has strengthened its defined contribution (DC) product team with two senior hires.
Scottish Widows has invested a further £30m in a major workplace savings programme to improve products and services for its corporate pension clients.
Catherine Howarth says schemes need to explore different avenues to help members take ownership of retirement saving.
John St. Hill has been made deputy chief investment officer (CIO) in a newly created role at the National Employment Savings Trust (NEST).
Planned regulations for master trusts may now include a requirement for the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) to introduce a "funder of last resort".
Now Pensions has appointed Neil Buckley as chief operating officer and Capita's Neil Brady as operations director in its Nottingham office.
Capital adequacy for master trusts should be set at a minimum of £2m to ensure a robust and innovative market according to Now Pensions.
As the Pension Schemes Bill contains measures to beef up master trust regulation Helen Morrissey asks how the industry can support this market.
This week, we want to know if the Pension Schemes Bill adequately addresses weaknesses in the master trust market and what the biggest obstacle to setting up the pension dashboard is.
The long awaited Pension Schemes Bill to boost master trust regulation has been published. Michael Klimes looks at what it means for providers and the regulator
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) may need additional resources as it takes on new powers around master trusts, and merger and acquisitions (M&A), Lesley Titcomb has said.
The industry must work together to protect members of failing master trusts according to an industry panel.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) will have "game changing" powers to regulate master trusts under a Pensions Schemes Bill, published today.
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has launched a Master Trust Committee.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) needs to be “strong, decisive and influential”, its chief executive Lesley Titcomb has said.
Willis Tower Watson's (WTW) master trust LifeSight has appointed Jo Kite as UK managing director after Fiona Matthews was promoted to global head.
Standard Life's defined contribution (DC) master trust has joined the Pensions Regulator's (TPR) official master trust assurance list.