Members should have access to good guidance for DB transfers to limit potential issues and improve member outcomes, writes Kim Kaveh.
The introduction of Freedom and Choice in 2015 triggered swathes of over 55s accessing their defined contribution (DC) pensions. This, along with high transfer values, has resulted in a large volume...
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the UK labour market will cause a significant increase in the number of dormant pension pots in 2020, with defined contribution (DC) schemes most affected.
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has published a drafting template to help defined contribution (DC) scheme trustees produce their annual chair’s statements.
Nest members are making changes to their everyday lives to be more environmentally or socially responsible, but failing to take the same action on their pensions, the provider says.
Gregg McClymont says AE schemes make it easy to opt-out should members feel contributions are not in their best interest
Trustees of defined contribution (DC) schemes redirecting contributions made during Covid-19 to alternative funds should check they’re not unintentionally breaching pension legislation, The Pensions Regulator (TPR) warns.