Jonathan Stapleton says the DWP's progress on CDC is a welcome, and cautious, step forward.
Kevin Wesbroom retires at the end of June after nearly 44 years at Aon. Jonathan Stapleton speaks to him about his career and his continuing passion for pensions.
Legal & General (L&G) has published its 2018 results, revealing a 10% rise in operating profits driven by strong growth in both its retirement and defined contribution (DC) businesses.
Jonathan Stapleton asks if we need a more fundamental rethink on the issue of DC investment charges.
Latest figures from the Department for Work and Pensions - published today - shows the number of people saving into an occupational pension scheme since auto-enrolment (AE) began in 2012 has increased by 10,003,000.
Jonathan Stapleton looks at the lessons that schemes can learn from the review of the British Steel Pension Scheme consultation experience.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has published its annual defined contribution (DC) trust report - revealing a 7.8% drop in the number of occupational schemes with 12 or more DC members but a 32% rise in the membership of the very biggest plans.
Jonathan Stapleton asks whether newly-accredited professional trustees should be a statutory fixture on pension scheme boards.
The Pensions Regulator will consider if schemes should be required to have professional trustees and assess the case for greater regulation of administrators and system providers, PP can reveal.
Jonathan Stapleton speaks to TPR's David Fairs about the organisation's plans for the year ahead, its work around consolidation and the rationale behind one-to-one supervision
Pi Trustees has acquired Fairfield Trustees in a bid to expand its business and increase its geographical coverage.
Jonathan Stapleton wonders why we are so gloomy about pensions when the picture is not as bleak as is often portrayed
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is considering whether to broaden The Pensions Ombudsman's (TPO's) jurisdiction and give the body additional powers for dispute resolution.
As a hectic 2018 draws to an end, Jonathan Stapleton wishes readers a quieter 2019.
The Pension Protection Fund has published its final levy rules for 2019/20 following a consultation launched in September.
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published a code for the corporate governance of large private companies in a bid to help them meet incoming legal requirements.
Jonathan Stapleton says now the DWP has given the project the green light to proceed, it is now up to the industry to make sure it happens.
Jonathan Stapleton wonders whether we need a thorough review of the principles for institutional investment decision-making
Jonathan Stapleton reports on why Lord Myners believes there needs to be a new review of the investment principles.
The industry has spent years discussing alternatives to DB and DC. Jonathan Stapleton says this dream is now closer to becoming reality with the launch of a consultation into CDC.
PS Independent Trustees (PSIT) and HR Trustees (HRTL) have rebranded following their merger in January.
Equiniti Group has bought Aquila from AquilaHeywood for an undisclosed sum.
Jonathan Stapleton says the GMP headache may persist as schemes take action following ruling.
The two-sided simplified annual pensions statement should be applauded, even if it missing information, says Jonathan Stapleton.