UK - The Industrial Training Board Pension Funds have launched an online interactive service for their 7500 scheme members.
The website, which has been developed with software provider Claybrook, will be piloted for two months before a full launch later this year.The ITB comprises 12 independent companies providing training and support for industry and commerce, each with its own pension scheme.
Many members access the ITB website from their home PCs, so it was necessary that they could view and understand the pensions information easily online. The service also provides an interactive pension and additional voluntary contributions modeller with a pensions forecast.
ITB Pensions Funds chief executive Vincent Gordon said: “With a scheme membership that is fairly unique in its UK-wide geographic location, it was essential to deliver fast, easy-to-understand, ‘live’ information about members’ benefits.”
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