The Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) competition director says the drawdown market must innovate and is worried that distrust of pensions is causing people to fully withdraw
Mary Starks speaks to PP about the regulator's Retirement Outcomes Review Interim Report, published on 12 July, which revealed that, after two years of freedom and choice, accessing pension pots early...
The £2.3bn withdrawn flexibly from pensions in Q3 represents a 2% year-on-year decrease from monies withdrawn during the same months in 2019, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) figures show.
The Department for Work and Pensions’ (DWP) consultation on improving defined contribution (DC) outcomes has garnered support from the industry, but many have warned of potential unintended consequences.
Peter Stanley and Clifford Sims set out why and when trustees are expected to listen to advice.
Lewys Curteis looks at what the changes to the PPF’s levy rules mean for schemes over the long-term.
As DC schemes face increasing pressures to consolidate, David Snowdon says master trusts are the perfect home.