This week’s top stories included a call on the Treasury to relax pension rules to help enable saving after the coronavirus crisis, and the industry’s call for clearer guidance from The Pensions Regulator (TPR) on managing Covid-19.
1) Government urged to relax rules to enable savers to rebuild pension pots Lane Clark & Peacock partner Sir Steve Webb has called on the Treasury to relax rules which could act as a barrier to people...
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.