Professor Shlomo Benartzi of the University of California is working with AXA on the issue of behavioural finance and its implications for group pensions. Given present stock market volatility, we look at investment-related issues and, in particular, changes to the investment decisions made by both employers and employees
Research recently conducted around investment related issues raises a number of fundamental questions for advisers. These include the sponsors’ tendency to be loss averse and behave in a similar way to...
This week’s top stories included the launch of Punter Southall’s defined benefit scheme consolidator, while The Pensions Regulator laid down three ‘gateway principles’ for superfund transfers.
Escalating standards for sole trustees will become a norm for reputable firms, even if they are voluntary, says Nigel Hill.
Sole trustees will be expected to assess whether to report to The Pensions Regulator (TPR) if they are removed, or resign, from an appointment because of sponsor’s actions.
Overall mortality remains in line with pre-coronavirus trends despite a recent increase in Covid-19 related deaths, according to the Continuous Mortality Investigation (CMI).
Aon has been re-appointed by the £400m ITN Pension Scheme to provide fiduciary management services.