EMPLOYEES and trustees are ignoring members' rights by "dragging their heels" over the introduction of new flexible options into scheme rules, an independent consultant claims.
Thinkingpensions founder Ian Forder says members’ rights are being overlooked if schemes fail to adopt flexible options, such as employee contributions above 15pc, drawing on a pension while still working...
PTL has appointed Karein Davie as a client director in its Birmingham office.
The level of interest rate hedging increased to £29.5bn of liabilities in the second quarter as pension funds continued to de-risk, according to BMO Global Asset Management's research.
UK inflation has risen for the first time since November to 2.5% in July, up from 2.4% in June, thanks to rising fuel costs and the price of computer games.
The number of DB pension scheme trustees targeting a buyout with an insurer has increased significantly in the past five years, latest research from Willis Towers Watson shows.