SIGNIFICANT flaws in defined contribution arrangements are going undetected because of the "hysteria" surrounding a few failed final salary schemes, warns Barnett Waddingham.
Senior partner Adrian Waddingham said DC members were faced with a “double whammy” – shouldering 100pc investment risk while coming to terms with irrational volatility of returns, falling fund values and...
“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.
Savers accessing defined contribution (DC) pension pots for the first time rose to an all-time high just before the coronavirus pandemic, Just Group 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
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.