UK - The Scottish Public Pensions Agency (SPPA) has awarded pensions software provider heywood an eight-year £7.5m contract.
The contract will entail the provision of administrative software to both the Scottish NHS and the Scottish teachers’ pension schemes. heywood will also provide calculations software to other SPPA-administered public sector pension schemes.
heywood’s strategy is to target the UK central government market, where it is the market leader.
SPPA chief executive Neville Mackay commented: “We are confident that [heywood’s] products and proven track record will enable us not only to successfully implement the changes brought about by pension reform but also to extend the range and quality of services available to our customers.”
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