Maggie Williams looks at whether chair's statements are having the desired effects, and what lies in their future.
Being hit with a fine from the regulator is never a good start to the year. But when the scheme on the receiving end of the fine is also a regulator, the sting of the penalty might be even sharper...
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has published a drafting template to help defined contribution (DC) scheme trustees produce their annual chair’s statements.
Nest members are making changes to their everyday lives to be more environmentally or socially responsible, but failing to take the same action on their pensions, the provider says.
Gregg McClymont says AE schemes make it easy to opt-out should members feel contributions are not in their best interest
Trustees of defined contribution (DC) schemes redirecting contributions made during Covid-19 to alternative funds should check they’re not unintentionally breaching pension legislation, The Pensions Regulator (TPR) warns.
Thousands of the country’s most financially insecure individuals are remaining in auto-enrolled schemes even if it may not be in their best interests to do so, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) finds.