You probably haven't missed the news that Ros Altmann is now pensions minister, but here's a recap - how it happened, what she said, and what people said about her.
1. Altmann is bad news for the business as usual brigade and the male hegemony Henry Tapper says the new pensions minister will know where the bodies are buried. 2. Ros Altmann confirmed as pensions...
Pension scheme trustees and sponsors should only seek to transfer members’ benefits to a defined benefit (DB) consolidator if there is no “realistic prospect of buyout in the foreseeable future”, The Pensions Regulator (TPR) says.
Guy Opperman says two page, simpler statements as well as an annual ‘season’ in which to issue them could be transformative steps for the UK pensions industry
A second pensions bill is likely during the “life of this parliament”, according to pensions and financial inclusion minister Guy Opperman.
A “legitimate debate and discussion” is needed over future auto-enrolment (AE) contribution rates, says Guy Opperman, and that could take place next year.
Julian Mund writes about planning for the future and the four challenges he sees for the pension industry over the next five years.