NETHERLANDS - Trustees at Dutch pension funds failed to fully understand the risks being taken in their portfolios, a new report by a government appointed committee found.
Committee Frijns, led by former ABP investment chief Jean Frijns, recommended boards of trustees include some investment experts. The report was presented to the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment...
“Mounting red flags of financial stress” have meant almost two-thirds of listed companies with defined benefit (DB) schemes have issued profit warnings this year, EY says.
With rumours once again swirling around the future of pensions tax relief in the run up to this year's Budget, any reduced incentive for long-term savers could risk further exacerbating the generational divide in pensions, says Tom Selby
Despite an anticipated delay in the Pension Schemes Bill being debated in the House of Commons, Guy Opperman has confirmed he fully expects it to be law by the end of 2020.
Trustees are set to have an increased duty of care to ensure employees and members make informed choices when accessing their pension, according to Wealth At Work.