Regulations which relax the trivial commutation regime have finally been issued after their original announcement in the 2008 Budget.
In March HM Revenue & Customs told law firm Allen & Overy the delayed Registered Pension Schemes (Authorised Payments) Regulations would not come out until the autumn but they have been issued today. ...
The top stories this week were the High Court's decision to block the £12bn annuity transfer from Prudential to Rothesay Life, and a separate court ruling that 'raises the bar' for pension rectification exercises.
Guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) equalisation has soared to the top of pension schemes' to-do lists, with 58% stating it is a priority project, research from Equiniti has revealed.
Professional Pensions is holding its defined contribution (DC) conference on 4 September.