Anthony Arter will continue as head of The Pensions Ombudsman (TPO) until 31 July 2021, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has announced.
Arter investigates complaints and disputes against personal and occupational pension schemes, and also serves as Pension Protection Fund (PPF) ombudsman. He was originally appointed to the role in May...
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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
Richard Butcher is set to spend another year as Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) chair as the trade body proposes his term is extended to autumn 2021.
A second pensions bill is likely during the “life of this parliament”, according to pensions and financial inclusion minister Guy Opperman.