This week's top stories include regulations which could see master trusts paying up to £67,000 for authorisation and the University of Warwick's vice-chancellor attacking Universities Superannuation Scheme closure plans.
The Pensions Regulator will authorise and supervise defined contribution master trusts under a planned regime which will "strike the right balance" between member security and scheme burdens.
Closing the Universities Superannuation Scheme to future accrual would have "serious consequences" and alternative approaches should be explored, the University of Warwick's vice-chancellor has said.
A typical defined benefit pension fund could cut costs by around a third per year by centralising and standardising their investment, administration and trading functions, according to the Asset Management Exchange.
Transport operator FirstGroup has consolidated its pension scheme assets within the Local Government Pension Scheme in what is believed to be the first move of its kind.
The Work and Pensions Select Committee has launched an inquiry into the merits of collective defined contribution pension schemes, and the potential role they could play in saving for retirement.
PMI president Lesley Alexander and the institute's immediate past-president Lesley Carline talk about the challenges of Covid-19 and the opportunities and challenges the industry faces in the future.
The Pensions Administration Standards Association (PASA) has announced global consultant Deloitte as its expert knowledge provider for data.
This week’s top stories included further support for an overhaul of the pension tax regime, while the Treasury confirmed the Retail Prices Index will be reformed by 2030.
XPS Pensions posted a 9% increase in revenues during the six months to 30 September – a rise driven by a number of large client wins.
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