In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know if pre-1997 pension benefits should receive statutory protection against inflation.
Also, have independent governance committees improved value for money in contract-based pensions, and should they expand their remit to include reporting on social investing issues?
Finally, do you think mandatory disclosure rules, which came into effect for trust-based DC schemes last week, will result in clear information for members, and should trustees be required to formally appoint a wealth manager to provide advice to members?
Welcome to the pilot episode of our brand-new virtual event, DeskFlix Espresso – a fast-paced video format we are trialling to complement our range of events.
In this week's Pensions Buzz we want to know how positive you feel about the direction of pensions regulation.
Molly McCarthy looks at the steps the industry can take to further improve the diversity of governance bodies?
This week’s top stories included the FRC issuing a £65,000 penalty and severe reprimand against Richard Jones over previous advice to Guinness Peat Group, and news of Emma Douglas’ departure from LGIM.
The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) has urged the government to tackle social care reform and to support alternative structures, such as collective defined contribution (CDC) schemes, to rebalance the risks facing individuals.