UK - The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) has appointed members to its benefits and investment councils.
Kevin Carter, head of JPMorgan's Pension Advisory Group, is to take up a role on the Investment Council to which Richard Barlow, chief executive of the Electricity Supply Pension Scheme and Andrew Kirton, head of Mercer's European consulting business, have been re-appointed.
Each council member will take the position for four years. effective from the NAPF Annual General Meeting on 9 July 2008.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has set out plans to use "new regulatory initiatives" with over 1,000 schemes as it aims to tighten its regulatory grip and boost member outcomes.
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced it is delaying the provision of data that will enable pension schemes to confirm the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) benefits to pay to members until the end of the year.
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