DWP opens consultations on TPR powers, DC investments and charge cap barriers

Hope William-Smith
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The DWP is seeking views on two sets of regulations concerning TPR's powers, as well as on measures to allow DC schemes to invest more easily in a broader range of asset classes.
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The DWP is seeking views on two sets of regulations concerning TPR's powers, as well as on measures to allow DC schemes to invest more easily in a broader range of asset classes.

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is seeking views on two sets of regulations concerning The Pension Regulator’s (TPR) powers, as well as on measures to allow defined contribution (DC) schemes to invest more easily in a broader range of asset classes.

The consultation on TPR powers - which opened yesterday (18 March) - builds on changes to powers introduced in the Pension Schemes Act in February. Plans to encourage DC schemes to invest in hig...

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