This week's top stories included HM Treasury announcing a consultation on aligning RPI with the housing cost-based CPI, and LEBC's withdrawal from the transfer market.
1) RPI faces slow but 'efficient' death by 2030 HM Treasury will consult on aligning the Retail Prices Index with the housing cost-based version of the Consumer Prices Index, known as CPIH, it has confirmed....
This week’s top stories included the launch of Punter Southall’s defined benefit scheme consolidator, while The Pensions Regulator laid down three ‘gateway principles’ for superfund transfers.
Escalating standards for sole trustees will become a norm for reputable firms, even if they are voluntary, says Nigel Hill.
Sole trustees will be expected to assess whether to report to The Pensions Regulator (TPR) if they are removed, or resign, from an appointment because of sponsor’s actions.
Overall mortality remains in line with pre-coronavirus trends despite a recent increase in Covid-19 related deaths, according to the Continuous Mortality Investigation (CMI).
Aon has been re-appointed by the £400m ITN Pension Scheme to provide fiduciary management services.