INDEPENDENT trustees have welcomed the pragmatic approach the Financial Assistance Scheme is taking to data collection in its bid to speed up initial payments.
Earlier this month, the FAS faced widespread criticism after it was revealed that it had paid out just £100,000 to 37 individuals since its creation in 2004. And this was compounded by reports that the...
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) is in the process of convening an industry-wide group to take forward the work of the Institutional Disclosure Working Group (IDWG).
The Transfers and Re-registration Industry Group (TRIG) has given its support to an initiative which aims to complete occupational pension transfers within three weeks.
Scottish Widows has completed a bulk annuity deal for the Hitachi UK Limited Pension Scheme.