Trustees must make a stand against employers using the recession as an excuse to take a "slash and burn" approach to occupational pensions, delegates heard.
Trades Union Congress general secretary Brendan Barber said both trustees and trade unionists should protect occupational provision. He also urged trustees to join the TUC in fighting "populist and deliberately...
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.