UK - Scottish Life has launched an employee benefits management system which, it says, will allow pension providers to "stand apart from their competitors".
The web-based system – works4you – is offered free through its IFA clients.
It allows employers to list all benefits together, including pensions, company car details and health insurance and reduces HR administration time.
The secretary of state for work and pensions has told MPs clawback and avoidance measures could be imposed for the people responsible for driving Carillion over the cliff.
Occupational pension provision has continued to grow in value, but there remains large variance in incomes across the pensioner age group, according to latest government data.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes could have an aggregate surplus by 2021 under Pension Protection Fund (PPF) projections, its strategic plan for 2018 to 2021 reveals.
Investment consultants are failing to recommend products that outperform net of fees, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has said as its investigation into the market continues.