Professional Pensions | 09 Jan 2015 | 16:23 |
The Pensions Ombudsman (PO) has directed Standard Life to consider granting a transfer request to a suspected liberation vehicle.
Criminals are refocusing their attention on those aged 55 and over who will soon have access to the new pension freedoms and flexibilities, Standard Life says.
Professional Pensions | 30 Dec 2014 | 10:22 |
Standard Life's Michael Craig has some words of warning for DC trustees who intend to offer a full retirement income range in-house.
Professional Pensions | 23 Dec 2014 | 15:55 |
Demand for drawdown is likely to increase by a factor of five when retirement freedoms kick-in, causing a market ‘capacity crunch’, Standard Life has warned.
Professional Pensions | 05 Nov 2014 | 11:42 |
The Pensions Regulator has fined its first firms over auto-enrolment issues. Natasha Browne looks at the significance of this
Professional Pensions | 03 Nov 2014 | 10:56
The industry is panicked by all the reforms unleashed in the Budget 2014, but AE is well under way. This is one area in which it can sit back and rest assured it has done enough to make the initiative work.
Professional Pensions | 18 Sep 2014 | 11:29 |
Professional Pensions | 16 Sep 2014 | 10:35 |
A ‘yes’ vote in the Scottish referendum could see Standard Life move its pensions, investment and other long-term savings operations out of the country.
Professional Pensions | 11 Sep 2014 | 11:56 |
Pension providers that “cream off profits” and withdraw from the auto-enrolment (AE) market just as small and medium-sized employers (SMEs) stage should be fined, Defaqto says.
Professional Pensions | 10 Sep 2014 | 13:09 |
Standard Life has announced it is closing its defined benefit scheme – currently used by 55% of its employees – to future accrual from April 2016.
Professional Pensions | 09 Sep 2014 | 13:29 |
The cost of implementing the 0.75% charge cap has already overshot expectations from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).
Professional Pensions | 06 Aug 2014 | 11:10 |
Annuity margins at insurer Standard Life were down 59% in the first half of the year due to the sweeping changes to retirement income announced in the Budget, latest results show.
Professional Pensions | 05 Aug 2014 | 10:49 |
The pensions industry must work together to establish an efficient and consistent transfer method or risk having a poorer version inflicted upon it by the regulator, Tom McPhail has said.
Professional Pensions | 11 Jul 2014 | 10:10 |
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