UK - High net worth individuals are being targeted by property firm GuestInvest with a "buy-to-let" hotel scheme as an alternative to traditional pension investment.
Under the scheme, investors can buy their own hotel room, stay there 52 nights a year and get a 7% annual return by allowing the hotel to let the room for the remainder of the year.
Standard Life has increased exposure to risk assets in three out of five funds in its Active Plus and Passive Plus workplace pension ranges.
Some 48% of employers are unaware of the services or help they offer to members of their defined contribution (DC) schemes, according to Aon.
Welplan Pensions has triggered its exit from the master trust market, with just a few days to go until The Pensions Regulator's (TPR) application deadline.