Soon-to-be and recent retirees significantly underestimate their longevity, expecting a lower chance of survival to old age compared to official estimates, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).
Savers in their 50s or 60s gave, on average, a 20 percentage point smaller chance of living to age 75 than official estimates, as calculated by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), and a five to 10...
The government will press ahead with plans to use the “largely untapped pool of capital” in defined contribution (DC) schemes to invest in venture capital and growth equity assets.
Newton’s Catherine Doyle considers key lessons for DC investors from the pandemic
Three-quarters of pension scheme members want guidance before drawing down on their pension pot, according to a survey from The People’s Pension.
Defined contribution (DC) chair’s statements need a major re-think as part of the Department for Work and Pensions’ five-yearly statutory review on the rules around scheme governance in 2021, LCP says.
Trustees must undertake a five-step process urgently if they are seeking to move their single-employer defined contribution (DC) scheme into a master trust, says Premier.