UK - The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association has appointed Gissings to provide pensions advisory services to its final salary scheme.
Gissings will provide actuarial, pensions and investment advisory services in addition to administration services to the 1600-member scheme.
Andrew Dawson, deputy MD of Gissings, said: “We are very excited to be working with an organisation that plays such an important part in helping visually impaired people across the UK.”
By Luke Clancy
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Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his section 72 conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
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