NEARLY three-quarters of scheme managers believe that government proposals for a system of personal accounts will lead to a levelling down of private workplace pension provision, an exclusive survey by Professional Pensions reveals.
Some 73.1pc of PP’s panel of 100 top scheme managers said that personal accounts would lead to the demise of occupational schemes. Despite this, 19.4pc of respondents believed that personal accounts...
The 100 largest global pension funds are widely ignoring climate-related risks despite recent warnings by UN scientists, the Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) says.
Premier Inn owner Whitbread has cut its defined benefit (DB) pension deficit to £162m ahead of its agreed £3.9bn sale of Costa Coffee to Coca-Cola.
Trends in longevity and mortality have proven difficult to forecast historically, but are vital to funding schemes and ensuring adequate retirement pots. James Phillips explores the key influences
The two-sided simplified annual pensions statement should be applauded, even if it missing information, says Jonathan Stapleton.