In this week’s Pensions Buzz we want to know if you think defined contribution (DC) master trusts have set a good example for other types of DC schemes during the authorisation process.
Also, we want to know your views on the size of the new master trust market, and whether you believe pensions tax concerns are distracting from other crucial industry issues.
Finally, does your scheme plan to wait for HMRC GMP equalisation tax guidance before beginning the process, and is the quality and availability of data the weakest link for the pensions dashboard?
The Combined Nuclear Pension Plan (CNPP) has appointed Aon Hewitt as an investment adviser for its defined benefit (DB) section, replacing Hymans Robertson.
The Pensions Climate Risk Industry Group is drafting trustee guidance on climate-related issues and how they can address the risks as part of their governance processes.
The £5.6bn London Collective Investment Vehicle (LCIV) has launched its first infrastructure fund which was seeded by six of the London Borough Pension Funds.
Mercer has offered a $125m (£97m) mandate to Impax Asset Management’s Leaders Strategy to join its Sustainable Global Equity Fund, following a rigorous selection process.
Members of the Mothercare pensions scheme can “be assured” that their savings will be protected after the collapse of the merchandiser’s UK business, says the Pension Protection Fund (PPF).