The regulator must not forget the important role of lay trustees as it boosts standards of professionals, argues Jonathan Stapleton.
The £11bn Co-operative Group Pension Scheme (Pace) has chosen LGIM's future world multi-asset fund as its defined contribution (DC) default, switching £290m of member assets into the strategy.
Capital Cranfield has appointed former Aon senior partner Kevin Wesbroom as a professional trustee.
Jonathan Stapleton talks to Alan Pickering about why BESTrustees has converted into an employee ownership trust.
BESTrustees has converted into an employee ownership trust (EOT) in a bid to broaden the ownership of the business.
PP's Pension Prophets panel - Roger Mattingly, Robin Ellison, Jennie Kreser and Malcolm McLean - will be speaking at PBUK on 25 June. Jonathan Stapleton asks them what's on their mind ahead of the event.
Bristol-based BBS Consultants & Actuaries (BBS) has announced it will open a London office later this year to meet increased demand from clients in the South East of England.
Howden has rebranded Punter Southall Health & Protection (PSHP) as part of the integration of the business into its employee benefits arm, Howden Employee Benefits & Wellbeing.
While there has been a surge in the number of people investing for retirement, Jonathan Stapleton says too few are engaged with their investments and explains why this must change.
Mercer Marsh Benefits has launched an employee benefits platform in a bid to allow small- and medium- sized enterprises (SMEs) to purchase and manage employee benefits programmes.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has issued a legally-binding order in a bid to help pension trustees make better decisions for the £1.6trn of retirement assets they oversee.
Barnett Waddingham has appointed seven partners and promoted 28 of its employees to associate level from 1 June as part of its continued growth.
Support for cost disclosure templates must be followed by help to make sense of the data, says Jonathan Stapleton.
The UK Pensions Awards were first launched in 1998 and are now in their 22nd year. Here is the list of winners in full from 2006 onwards...
For too long, ESG has been talked about as if it were something outside our main investment process. Jonathan Stapleton says this must change.
The entry deadline for the Workplace Savings & Benefits Awards 2019 is Thursday 9th May.
Souter Investments - the asset management vehicle of Stagecoach founder Brian Souter - has sold Mobius Life to Phoenix Equity Partners.
The Atlas Master Trust has incorporated sustainability into its default equity approach. Jonathan Stapleton speaks to both the scheme and its asset manager about the move
The publication of DC to DC transfer time performance data sets a benchmark for trust-based schemes. Jonathan Stapleton reports.
Action for Children Pension Fund has outsourced its pensions administration to Trafalgar House.
Mercer has hired Sylvia Pozezanac from Prudential Financial to take over from Fiona Dunsire as its UK chief executive.
Jonathan Stapleton says that while many blame the industry for many of the problems facing pensions, it is perhaps government that is more to blame.
The number of in-force group risk policies rose by 3.3% in 2018 to 76,906, with nearly 13 million people now insured, Swiss Re's 2019 Group Watch figures reveal.
The trustees of the Dresdner Kleinwort Pension Plan have completed a full £1.2bn buy-in with Pension Insurance Corporation - covering the scheme's £900m final salary section as well as a £300m money purchase section.