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- Interview: PPF chairman Arnold Wagner talks to Helen Morrissey about the key lessons learned during 2016 and how the fund is looking to the future
- Pensions Buzz: The £50,000 participation charge will harm the pensions dashboard's development, says industry
- Regulation: Economic uncertainty is expected to grow while the UK leaves the EU, which could make it harder to raise AE contribution rates. Michael Klimes asks if more flexibility is needed
- Defined benefit: Andrew Palmer looks at why employer covenant is an increasingly important issue for schemes
- Investment: Ethical activism is on the rise. Could pension schemes and their sponsoring employers face complaints, or even campaigns, criticising their investment decisions? Stephen Richards takes a look
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know whether you support the ruling that defined benefit (DB) trustees must equalise GMPs in past transfers.
More than £130bn of company funds are tied up in pension schemes specifically due to lower than expected levels of life expectancy improvements over the last decade, according to PwC.
XPS Pensions Group has launched a scam protection checklist to assist trustees in meeting The Pensions Regulator’s (TPR) scam pledge initiative.
This week’s top stories included the rejection of an automatic guidance amendment in the Pension Schemes Bill, while The Pensions Regulator posted a sharp increase in the use of its powers.
The majority of the pensions industry agrees an eventual net-zero target should not be mandated for schemes as part of the Pension Schemes Bill, according to a Professional Pensions poll.