Ros Altmann says there is no need for any legislation to get the dashboard project moving, and the first step could be to sort out data accuracy and reliability issues
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has published the pensions dashboard feasibility study, nine months after it was originally due.
The chairman of the Work and Pensions Committee Frank Field has written a letter to the pensions minister urging him to commit now to legislation for the pensions dashboard.
Kim Kaveh gauges industry views on how to improve outcomes through innovation and engagement in the post-freedoms world.
Peter Askins says the industry needs to recognise that if administration standards are to be maintained and improved, this will come at a cost
Smart Pension will roll out an online financial well-being application to help members make decisions about their money in Q1 next year.
PensionBee has teamed up with Money Dashboard to create a joint space for customers to see their pension balance alongside all their other existing finances.
Equiniti Group has bought Aquila from AquilaHeywood for an undisclosed sum.
PwC and Moody's Analytics will collaborate on a range of technology, implementation and consulting solutions for actuarial and accounting systems.
The Combined Nuclear Pension Plan has appointed Equiniti as its administration provider.
The Pensions Administration Standards Association (PASA) has launched its latest round of guidance for guaranteed minimum pensions (GMPs).
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.