UK - Two pensions professionals received awards in the New Year's Honour's List.
Paul Myners (pictured) – author of the review into institutional investment – was awarded a CBE, while Michael Jones – a pensions consultant at Hewitt Bacon & Woodrow and OPRA board member – receives an OBE for services to pensions.
Archie Kirkwood, the Liberal Democrat MP for Roxburgh and Berwickshire, who is chairman of the House of Commons select committee on work and pensions, has been knighted.
Standard Life has increased exposure to risk assets in three out of five funds in its Active Plus and Passive Plus workplace pension ranges.
Some 48% of employers are unaware of the services or help they offer to members of their defined contribution (DC) schemes, according to Aon.
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