The national procurement frameworks for the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) has been expanded to include member data services.
Dutch custodian KAS Bank has created a fintech solution to help schemes save on costs and improve transparency of currency hedging strategies.
ITM has announced it has acquired Faraday Tracing Bureau (FTB) for an undisclosed sum.
The Scottish Public Pensions Agency (SPPA) has requested £18.4m from the Scottish government over the next five years in order to deliver a replacement IT project after a Capita project was cancelled.
Alan Pickering says we have been blindly pursuing cost reductions in pension administration without really appreciating the consequences
Mercer and Morningstar have teamed up to develop a global platform for investment data, research and analytics.
An in-depth study by CEM Benchmarking shows transaction costs for large pension schemes are significant and largely depend on investment strategy. Stephanie Baxter analyses the findings
Esther McVey has reiterated the government's support for an industry-led pensions dashboard as she praised the success of auto-enrolment (AE).
Equiniti buys Cabinet Office stake in MyCSP for £8m; Wins extension to Civil Service pensions admin deal
Equiniti has bought the Cabinet Office's 24% stake in MyCSP and extended its contract to administer the Civil Service pension schemes until the end of 2021.
Businesses are experiencing auto-enrolment data error rates of up to 50%, posing questions over the reliability of pension records, Pensionsync says.
Senior decision makers from more than 20 major pension providers and administrators have come together to discuss how the pensions dashboard could be made a reality.
Ros Altmann says emerging concerns surrounding the accuracy of AE records, especially for smaller employers' staff, are disturbing.
The government's announcement that it will support the industry in delivering the pensions dashboard has been met with mixed reaction, after months of uncertainty about the project's future.
Work and pensions secretary Esther McVey has backed the pensions industry to deliver the pensions dashboard after months of uncertainty surrounding the project.
PensionBee has joined forces with money app Yolt to enable its customers to access their live pension balance along with other personal finances for the first time.
The Scottish Public Pensions Agency (SPPA) and Aquila Heywood have renewed their technology-based partnership in a bid to improve efficiencies for more than 550,000 members.
Aviva has created a new pension skill for Amazon Alexa that allows customers to find out how much they have saved towards their retirement.
The ITN Limited Pension Scheme has named Trafalgar House as its administrator for an initial term of five years.
Access to automation could explain why there is still a large gap in fees for large and small schemes, according to KGC Associates' ninth administration survey. Victoria Ticha looks at the findings
A petition urging the government not to scrap its support for the pensions dashboard has attracted more than 125,000 signatures since its launch some three weeks ago.
The Pensions Administration Standards Association's (PASA) Defined Contribution Governance (DC) Working Group has published guidance to help trustees, employers and administrators navigate an increasingly "complex" market.
Blockchain is a "natural solution" to many of the challenges a collective defined contribution (CDC) structure poses for pension governance and administration.
Andy Tarrant says without government backing, the pensions dashboard cannot become the one-stop shop it's intended to be
Secretary of state for work and pensions Esther McVey may end the government's involvement in the pensions dashboard project, according to reports.