The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has confirmed it will ban early exit charges for savers eligible to access the pension freedoms.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has set out how it will collect data on how savers are using pension freedoms, with first reports due in September 2018.
Group personal pension schemes negotiated by employers are significantly outperforming personal pension plans, even before differences in fees are taken into account, latest research reveals.
B&CE is writing to employers and members of its EasyBuild stakeholder scheme as part of a plan to transfer the scheme's members to The People's Pension.
Some 18% of earnings need to be saved each year to achieve an adequate income, an International Longevity Centre (ILC) report has concluded.
Brexit-related uncertainty and low bond yields have weakened the UK's retirement system, with the nation slipping in 2017 global rankings for retirement security.
Kim Kaveh explores how good use of digital tools in DC schemes can help members attain solid retirement outcomes
Jon Hatchett looks at the FCA's proposals for advice on pension transfers, highlighting some issues with its recommendations and pointing out some glaring omissions
The Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) competition director says the drawdown market must innovate and is worried that distrust of pensions is causing people to fully withdraw
Almost 40% of defined contribution (DC) providers are failing to provide members with necessary information to make informed decisions about retirement, according to a survey by Cardano.
A research paper by Royal London and Aviva has set out a blueprint for bringing self-employed people into pensions. Kim Kaveh explores its recommendations
The Pension Quality Mark (PQM) is consulting on reviewing and enhancing its standards for defined contribution (DC) schemes to ensure they offer good quality pensions.
Disclosure codes for costs and charges on pension funds need to show both the amount and impact of costs, due to their compounding effect.
Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) economist James Banks has warned the UK must upgrade the skills of workers and boost productivity to solve the social strains from an ageing population.
The National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) has teamed up with Vanguard to boost the research it does into defined contribution (DC) savers.
Karen Watkin of AllianceBernstein (AB) explains how trustees can measure the effectiveness of their default strategy
Schemes should look to technology and behavioural design to help members make the best financial decisions, according to a behavioural finance specialist.
Savers will make the wrong decisions if they are not appropriately guided when seeking to take advantage of the pension freedoms, according to Scottish Widows' Robert Cochran.
Businesses who use a net pay arrangement for defined contribution (DC) funds should reconsider enrolling their lowest earners into that scheme, Baroness Ros Altmann has said.
Kim Kaveh asks if the benefits of matching contributions are being communicated sufficiently.
Existing methods of tracking fund performance are not suitable for environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, First State Investments has said.
Millions of workers are missing out on 'buy-one-get-one free' pension cash from their employers, according to analysis by Royal London.
Around three quarters of eligible private sector employees saved into a workplace pension in at least three of the last four years, data from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has shown.
According to the DWP