Guy Opperman has now served as pensions and financial inclusion minister for 1,000 days in a tenure marked by myriad major changes to the pensions landscape.
He follows in the footsteps of Sir Steve Webb, who served for 1,822 days under the Conservative and Liberal Democrats coalition government from 2010 to 2015. During his tenure, which began in June 2017,...
In this week’s Pensions Buzz, we want to know if more schemes should follow Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) in divesting from companies with significant involvement with tobacco manufacturing, thermal coal mining, and the production of controversial...
Three accounting bodies have published specific Covid-19 guidance for the compilation of pension scheme accounts, recognising that “it can’t be business as usual”.
In this live blog, Professional Pensions brings together all the latest news on the industry's response to the coronavirus pandemic, as well as regulatory and legal updates.
A new tracker launched by XPS Pensions Group predicts Covid-19 related deaths for the UK are now at or close to 50,000.
Employers will be required to pay a proportion of furloughed staff costs from August, Rishi Sunak has announced today.