UK - Age Concern has published a new guide to help individuals plan their pensions and retirement.
The Pensions Handbook, which has been written by Professional Pensions’ columnist Sue Ward, explores the main types of pension schemes including state, occupational and personal, including stakeholder and state second pension.
For more information, visit www.ageconcern.co.uk
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) is in the process of convening an industry-wide group to take forward the work of the Institutional Disclosure Working Group (IDWG).
The Transfers and Re-registration Industry Group (TRIG) has given its support to an initiative which aims to complete occupational pension transfers within three weeks.
Scottish Widows has completed a bulk annuity deal for the Hitachi UK Limited Pension Scheme.