CHANGES to the Pensions Bill have killed off any hope of simplifying money-purchase pensions, Standard Life believes.
The amendments mean those who are married or in a civil partnership will still be required to buy a 50pc spouse/partner pension with their protected rights pot, even after money-purchase contracting-out...
Collective defined contribution (CDC) savers should be allowed to access pension freedoms when the scheme is rolled out, last week's Pensions Buzz respondents said.
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The PPI has unveiled a policy paper outlining current considerations and policy debates relevant to DC scheme default strategies. Kim Kaveh explores some of its views.
The £30bn local government pension pool has appointed Quoniam and Robeco to manage an active equity portfolio worth around £400m.