It is a well-worn cliché about the pensions industry that it is slow to embrace technology. One scheme which has broken this trend is the Kingfisher Pension Scheme. It has used digital platforms in an intelligent way to engage with members and communicate the importance of saving for retirement.
At a glance Schemes can use games to explain complex ideas Kingfisher Pension scheme created its own app Using games to communicate with young members has been particularly effective Kingfisher...
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has set out plans to use "new regulatory initiatives" with over 1,000 schemes as it aims to tighten its regulatory grip and boost member outcomes.
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced it is delaying the provision of data that will enable pension schemes to confirm the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) benefits to pay to members until the end of the year.
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