This week's top stories included two more master trusts applying for authorisation as the market continues to reshape under the strengthened regime.
Also, section 75 notices were sent to the first employers in a multi-employer plumbing scheme, and the government launched a consultation on enabling more investment in illiquid assets.
Just eight master trusts have so far applied to The Pensions Regulator for authorisation with just two months left until the deadline.
Employers in an industry-wide defined benefit scheme are braced to receive demands to pay section 75 debts.
The Department for Work and Pensions has published a consultation, putting forward a range of proposals that aim to expand defined contribution investment opportunities.
More than one million people aged over 55 are now subject to harsher pension contribution limits as a result of using the pension freedom rules, Just Group research has found.
J.P. Morgan has made a strategic investment in Smart Pension for an undisclosed amount, bringing the master trust's total funds raised to around £50m.
Local Pension Partnership Administration (LPPA) has become the latest organisation to join the Pension Scams Industry Group (PSIG) forum.
Two-thirds of UK fund managers are reducing investments in companies that fail on diversity and inclusion scores, according to a survey by Edelman.
England and Wales have seen a fourth successive week of increasing excess death figures as the countries battle through the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.
LGBT Great and Incisive Media are excited to announce they have signed a new and exclusive partnership to work together to accelerate progress of the LGBT+ agenda across the investment, pensions, wealth management and savings industry.
Seven directors of the Trustee Corporation have been accredited under the Pensions Management Institute’s (PMI) Aptitude programme.