UK - The downfall of defined benefit pensions is the subject of the Society of Pension Consultants' next meeting.
Julian Richards of Amicus will discuss the recent move from DB schemes from an employee’s perspective.
The evening meeting is the society’s last of the season. It takes place the City Conference Centre, 80 Coleman Street, London EC2 from 5.30pm to 6.45pm. For more information call SPC on 020 7353 1688.
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The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is seeking "improved" powers to set a schedule of contributions in defined benefit (DB) schemes in the government's upcoming white paper, it has revealed.
New regulatory rules which require providers and advisers to produce annuity illustrations will not solve the problem of consumer detriment as they are "fundamentally" flawed, according to Retirement Advantage.
Paul Budgen is set to join financial technology and auto-enrolment (AE) firm Smart Pension as director of business development.