Standard Life is investigating placing a ban on adviser charging in connection with workplace pensions following discussion with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
The insurer said it would take action where advisers are seen to be using adviser charging as a replacement for consultancy charging. It said the move was necessary to ‘protect the value of using adviser...
Norfolk County Council will lead a multi-provider framework agreement that will see 14 Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) funds share actuarial services, benefits and governance consultancy services.
Many traditional flexible benefit schemes have become complex and unwieldy. Nick Martindale looks at how providers are evolving to simplify products and better meet employee needs.
Arthur J. Gallagher has bought Anthony Hodges Consulting (AHC) in a bid to become a major global employee communications company.
Punter Southall Aspire has acquired accountancy and business advisory firm BDO’s employee benefits business.