SCHEMES planning to invest in UK equities this year will benefit from cheap shares and a booming number of mergers and acquisitions, BlackRock believes.
Head of asset allocation Richard Urwin said the UK equity market currently looked inexpensive in terms of forward earnings and valuations relative to interest rates. He added dividend and profit growth...
HMRC has confirmed providers operating relief at source pension schemes can continue to collect automatic tax relief at a basic rate of 20% under new Scottish Income Tax rules.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is seeking "improved" powers to set a schedule of contributions in defined benefit (DB) schemes in the government's upcoming white paper, it has revealed.
New regulatory rules which require providers and advisers to produce annuity illustrations will not solve the problem of consumer detriment as they are "fundamentally" flawed, according to Retirement Advantage.
Paul Budgen is set to join financial technology and auto-enrolment (AE) firm Smart Pension as director of business development.