This week’s top stories include the National Pension Trust topping a defined contribution (DC) default fund performance league tables for 2019. Also, The Pensions Regulator will require trustees to issue savers who wish to switch from a defined benefit to a DC scheme with a letter warning of the potential consequences.
The National Pension Trust's global equity fund has been named as the best performing growth phase default fund over one and three years in a research report published by Defaqto.
Pension scheme members looking to transfer from a defined benefit to a defined contribution pension during the Covid-19 crisis will be warned it is unlikely to be in their best long-term interests.
XPS Pensions Group saw a 9% year-on-year increase in revenues during the year to 31 march, it said in an unaudited update this week.
Asset managers have made considerable improvements in their gender pay gaps, with an average narrowing of 10.8 percentage points, Professional Pensions analysis finds.
The Fire Brigades Union has filed court proceedings over the government's withholding of improved pension benefits for its employers, citing it a "dirty trick".
Jonathan Stapleton speaks to CBC Pension Services director Michael Clark about becoming the first fully-accredited professional trustee in the UK.
Half of UK pension schemes have sent “reassuring communications” to members during the Covid-19 pandemic, according to Aon.
More than double the amount of deaths were registered in week 16 of 2020 compared with the same period in 2019, according to the Continuous Mortality Investigation (CMI).
XPS Pensions Group saw a 9% year-on-year increase in revenues during the year to 31 March, it said in an unaudited update today.
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