THE ASSOCIATION of British Insurers has unveiled plans to overhaul its life and pension fund sector definitions.
The proposed changes to the sectors – which categorise over 6000 unit-linked life and pension funds, with assets in excess of £500bn – include introducing minimum equity allocations of 20pc for cautious...
Females can expect to live a greater number of years in poor health than males, according to data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) for 2015 to 2017.
Scottish higher-rate taxpayers will benefit from more pensions tax relief than workers on the same salary anywhere else in the UK as income tax bands continue to diverge.
Schemes risk breaking the law and being forced to wind up as The Pensions Regulator (TPR) warns some may be master trusts but do not know so.
As a hectic 2018 draws to an end, Jonathan Stapleton wishes readers a quieter 2019.