Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 12:48 |
Many schemes are run by people who lack the expertise and skills for the role according to European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) chairman Gabriel Bernardino.
The charge cap will apply to all defined contribution workplace schemes – here is a (non-exhaustive) list of what is included in the cap and what isn’t.
Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 12:13 |
Liverpool has been alive with industry figures attending the National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) annual conference this week, and here are the top ten stories from the event.
Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 12:11 |
The government has published draft regulations to introduce minimum governance standards for workplace pensions and a 0.75% charge cap on default funds.
Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 12:00 |
Here it is. The full implementation timetable for the Better Workplace Pensions measures on DC governance, transparency and charges announced in the Department for Work and Pensions consultation today.
Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 11:56 |
Employers are much more optimistic about the pension reforms than their workers, according to Towers Watson retirement practice head Peter Rowles.
Professional Pensions | 17 Oct 2014 | 10:56 |
Pensions minister Steve Webb has put annuity reform at the top of his wish list should he remain in post after the election.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 18:21 |
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has updated its guidance on valuations for schemes with insolvent sponsors.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 17:28 |
Trustees and scheme sponsors have a responsibility to help prevent employees being pulled in by pension scams, according to The Pensions Regulator chairman Mark Boyle.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 17:18 |
The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) has called for a fundamental rethink of the regulation of trust-based schemes in a bid to improve governance standards.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 17:16 |
Plummeting bond yields have contributed to a £70bn increase in FTSE350 liabilities since the end of last year and a £20bn increase in deficits, Towers Watson warns.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 16:27 |
The UK pensions industry has been warned of the threat posed by savers turning to online advice services.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 16:26 |
The Pensions Regulator’s (TPR) strategy will be to 'educate, enable and, where required, enforce', according to the watchdog’s chairman Mark Boyle.
Professional Pensions | 16 Oct 2014 | 16:21 |
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