RUNNING personal accounts at 30 basis points is a "pipe dream" without government subsidies, Standard Life claims.
It said the true cost of Sweden’s national pension scheme without such payments would be 80-90bps rather than 30, while it had taken Australia 20 years to bring its costs down to 50bps. Head of business...
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The government is in talks with the UK and Irish pensions regulators over how to protect members of cross-border schemes in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The equalisation of guaranteed minimum pensions (GMPs) is at least two years away from being completed, and could take longer than four years for some schemes, a poll has found.
The Pensions Regulator will consider if schemes should be required to have professional trustees and assess the case for greater regulation of administrators and system providers, PP can reveal.