RADICAL changes to local government pension funds proposed by the Audit Commission will raise question marks about the administration of London schemes, a leading pensions officer claims.
The commission has called for council schemes to operate as standalone bodies (PP, August 3). And commission chief executive Steve Bundred ruffled the feathers of Local Government Pension Scheme administering...
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MPs failed to place legislation into the Financial Guidance and Claims bill that would have made pension guidance default, which Just Group director Stephen Lowe said left a "bitter taste".
Aegon has called for the government to double the tax exemption on employer-arranged pension advice, up from £500 to £1,000.
Institutional investor confidence in Europe rose by 8.9 points in April with each region showing growing appetite for risk, according to State Street Global Exchange.