THE pensions ombudsman's office is likely to be scrapped following an institutional review for the department for work and pensions, industry sources have told PP.
They say Paul Thornton’s review, which is due to be published before the end of spring, will recommend the pensions ombudsman’s office should be absorbed into the financial ombudsman’s service. Sources...
Guy Opperman has indicated his support for a fresh pensions commission as the government seeks to understand how to progress pensions policy in a wide range of areas.
Auto-enrolment (AE) minimum contribution rates could rise to 12% by 2030, with a 50/50 split between employer and employee, the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) says.
ITM director Maurice Titley looks at the next steps schemes should take on GMP equalisation.
Schemes are too focused on outcomes when assessing governance, when this may be a result of circumstance not skill. James Phillips looks at whether governance needs more of a framework.