UK - Coates Brother Pension Scheme has outsourced its trustee secretarial duties to William M Mercer.
The move has come in conjunction with the recent retirement of the manager of the scheme, John Irwin, in August.
The scheme said the new role will include co-ordination of administration, where principal duties will be carrying out administration to the board of trustees.
Jonathan Stapleton asks whether newly-accredited professional trustees should be a statutory fixture on pension scheme boards.
Savers are being warned by the Insolvency Service to guard their pension pots from investment scammers and negligent trustees as it winds up 24 companies.
Respondents say they should only be required in certain situations as the system is not broken.