UK - Communication is higher on pension funds' agenda than returns, according to studies by Higham Dunnet Shaw (HDS) which highlighted the need to improve trustee knowledge and understanding.
Fidelity has also launched a new communication product as a result of its own research showing as few as 42% of employees voluntarily join occupational pension schemes. HDS head of governance practice...
PP has analysed the accounts of the biggest pension consulting firms and recorded the turnover (revenue) in their most recent accounts. The full leaderboard is below…
Investment consultants including the 'big three' have all agreed to participate in discussions to develop a strategy to demonstrate whether they provide value for money to pension fund clients.
Roger Brown suggests four ways trustees can enhance their probability of selecting the right adviser
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) says it will soon publish its provisional decision on whether there are competition problems in investment consultancy and fiduciary management.
Combining Xafinity and Punter Southall's "highly complementary" businesses to create the "largest pure-play UK pensions consultancy" will be beneficial for clients, according to Xafinity.