TRUSTEES should be given statutory immunity from prosecution to boost the number of people volunteering for the role, a leading pension lawyer says.
Pinsent Masons partner Robin Ellison said one of the reasons people were reluctant to become a trustee was the potential liabilities they faced were “disproportionate” to any personal benefits they received...
The proposed cold-calling ban may be ineffective if a collaborative regulatory approach between the UK and the European Union (EU) is not maintained post-Brexit, the Pensions Management Institute (PMI) has warned.
Some 56% of defined contribution (DC) asset managers do not believe they will have transaction cost information in time for pension funds' March year-end statements, according to Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) research.
NEST has appointed Clive Elphick, Martin Turner, Mutaz Qubbaj and Chris Hitchen as trustee members of its reshaped board.
Most people want to avoid investing in projects that contribute to climate change, and would consider moving to another less-exposed provider, according to a survey commissioned by ClientEarth.