Steven Charlton makes the case for common contractual funds as the investment vehicle of choice for UK pension schemes' developed market equity investments.
UK pension schemes face a number of challenges when looking to gain exposure to overseas equities. Among them is the need to ensure withholding taxes do not erode the benefits of their tax-advantaged status....
The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS) helped 187,000 people in 2017/18, a 9% fall on the previous year despite setting up special helplines for specific scheme members.
The Liberal Democrat party has passed a motion pledging to cap tax-free lump sums under Freedom of Choice at £40,000 if elected into government.
In a hard-hitting interview with Stephanie Baxter, the former chairman of Carillion Pension Trustees explains why he thinks a blame culture and too much red tape are damaging pensions and why he feels regulators are getting it wrong.
Senior decision makers from more than 20 major pension providers and administrators have come together to discuss how the pensions dashboard could be made a reality.