This week's top stories include a landmark Supreme Court ruling on survivor benefits, DWP plans to launch a DB white paper in winter and a proposal the industry should design a pilot dashboard
1. Landmark Supreme Court ruling extends same-sex survivor benefits to pre-2005 accrual The Supreme Court has ruled an exemption in the Equality Act, which allows schemes to exclude same-sex partners...
As TPR’s consultation on the principles underlying the revised code of practice for DB funding enters the final straight, David Fairs set outs why you should give the watchdog your views.
The reconciliation and rectification sub-committee of the Guaranteed Minimum Pension Equalisation Working Group (GMPEWG) has published guidance on communicating with members.
Nykol O’Shea looks at how trustees can aid members in dividing pension wealth as the UK moves away from a fault-based divorce system.
The Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) has asked the industry for “workable solutions” to address the problem of problem of proliferating small pension pots.
A total of 340,000 people withdrew £2.3bn in flexible payments from their pensions in the second quarter of 2020, according to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).