US/UK - Enrolling for benefits online continues to be first choice for employees in the US.
The percentage of employees enrolling via the internet has almost doubled in three years, according to research conducted by Hewitt Associates.
“We expect to see similar growth in online enrolment in the UK,” said Geraldine Brassett of Hewitt Bacon & Woodrow, the UK division of Hewitt Associates.
PTL has appointed Karein Davie as a client director in its Birmingham office.
The level of interest rate hedging increased to £29.5bn of liabilities in the second quarter as pension funds continued to de-risk, according to BMO Global Asset Management's research.
UK inflation has risen for the first time since November to 2.5% in July, up from 2.4% in June, thanks to rising fuel costs and the price of computer games.
The number of DB pension scheme trustees targeting a buyout with an insurer has increased significantly in the past five years, latest research from Willis Towers Watson shows.