UK - Restrictions outlined in the FSA's draft paper on depolarisation will continue to limit consumer choice, Berkeley Berry & Birch claims.
The IFA says the paper will also place a continuing burden on the industry.
Group chief executive Clifford Lockyer – responding to the consultation paper on draft rules on depolarisation – said that while the paper was a significant step forward more needed to be done.
Potential changes to accounting standards and increased pressure on companies to accelerate contributions could worsen FTSE 100 scheme funding by up to £100bn, according to Lane Clark and Peacock (LCP).
Smart Pension has taken on over 20,000 active members from the £20m Corpad Master Trust, following a strategic review by the ceding firm's trustees.
The Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) allegedly obstructed a whistleblower as she tried to discover the true value of the deficit in its defined benefit (DB) section, according to reports.
The Cost Transparency Initiative (CTI) has launched a number of templates and guidance to help pension schemes deliver greater value for savers with enhanced disclosure of transaction cost information.