David Harris says the UK still has much to do on pension reform and appears out of step with the global direction of DC.
The UK stands apart on the journey towards workplace defined contribution (DC) auto-enrolment. Other countries have taken this route at times of plenty and political unity; the UK has Brexit and its many...
Guy Opperman says two page, simpler statements as well as an annual ‘season’ in which to issue them could be transformative steps for the UK pensions industry
The Department for Work and Pensions is to make it mandatory for auto-enrolment defined contribution (DC) schemes to use simpler annual statements.
The pensions industry must personalise interventions and auto-enrolment (AE) conversations to prevent members from squandering their pots at retirement age, according to industry experts.
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has incorporated ESG considerations as well as its climate impact pledge into the default funds for the 3.3 million members in its master trust and contract-based schemes.
A second pensions bill is likely during the “life of this parliament”, according to pensions and financial inclusion minister Guy Opperman.