Pensioners should be able to switch their annuity contract in a similar way to switching mortgages, Steve Webb has said.
The pension minster told the Sunday Telegraph that annuities, which cannot be altered after the point of purchase, should be far more flexible. Webb said: "When you take out a mortgage, in a few years...
The Department for Work and Pensions is to make it mandatory for auto-enrolment defined contribution (DC) schemes to use simpler annual statements.
The pensions industry must personalise interventions and auto-enrolment (AE) conversations to prevent members from squandering their pots at retirement age, according to industry experts.
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has incorporated ESG considerations as well as its climate impact pledge into the default funds for the 3.3 million members in its master trust and contract-based schemes.
As TPR prepares to kick off its first master trust supervisory cycle, Kate Smith explores how the market has changed and may continue to
Nest Insight has outlined a series of different options on how its planned hybrid savings tool could be implemented successfully by employers.