Baroness Ros Altmann has attacked the annuity market for failing to inform savers that better annuity rates may be available to them, calling for an investigation.
Academy Award-winning actors have called on Aviva to set up a low-carbon default fund for the £110m Equity Pension Scheme.
Schemes must develop improved engagement and investment strategies to cope with the dramatic change in defined contribution (DC), industry experts say.
Jamie Jenkins, one of the three chairs of the DWP external advisory group of the AE review, speaks to Kim Kaveh about its key themes.
The disparity in the investment performance of the UK's top 10 defined contribution (DC) default funds is so large that savers in the best and worst funds are seeing a difference in annualised returns of nearly 50%, JLT research reveals.
National retirement income targets are needed to help savers understand whether they are putting away enough money for old age, the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) suggests.
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Jonathan Stapleton says we need to increase DC scheme fees if we hope to improve investment quality and the sustainability of providers.
Now Pensions will increase monthly administration charges for lower earners when minimum auto-enrolment (AE) contributions go up next April.
The 2017 edition of The Future Book suggests many default funds are not diversified enough to protect savers against market downturns, James Phillips reports.
There has been a huge amount of talk about the challenges facing DB schemes. Jonathan Stapleton asks if we are really facing a crisis and, if so, what needs to happen.
A significant majority (72%) of the public are unaware minimum employee auto-enrolment (AE) contributions could triple from 1% to 3% next April.
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More than half (54%) of employees said they would increase pensions contributions if their employer did the same, according to a poll by The People's Pension.
Occupational pension scheme membership hit yet another record high in 2016, with more than 39.2 million saving through their workplace, latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) data reveal.
Seven in 10 savers want the government to introduce mandatory contribution rates as many are confused about how much they need to save into their pension, according to a BlackRock survey.
David Harris says the UK still has much to do on pension reform and appears out of step with the global direction of DC.
Atlas Master Trust has appointed Schroders as one of its investment managers to develop the provider's default fund proposition.
Labour will call for collective defined contribution (DC) schemes in order to protect savers against longevity risk and costs, the party has announced.
The Cabinet Office has named Legal & General as the preferred provider for the civil service's defined contribution (DC) scheme.
Cardano's defined contribution (DC) business has been selected by NEST to provide general investment advice and support fund manager selection exercises.
The FCA has taken a further step towards DC cost disclosure but, as Jonathan Stapleton says, such transparency will have its own hidden costs.
The pension freedoms have had unintended consequences which should have been foreseen, Michael Johnson has said.
B&CE has published a full breakdown of transaction costs for The People's Pension - revealing both the explicit and implicit costs for its default fund - and has also called for the introduction of a soft cap on such costs.