Three-fifths of employers are set to review their pension arrangements ahead of the introduction of auto-enrolment and personal accounts from 2012, latest research from the Association of Consulting Actuaries reveals.
The trade body's second pension trends report - which surveyed 309 employers with total scheme assets of over £138bn - found 59% of respondents, including 86% of smaller employers, were set to review pension...
HMRC has confirmed providers operating relief at source pension schemes can continue to collect automatic tax relief at a basic rate of 20% under new Scottish Income Tax rules.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is seeking "improved" powers to set a schedule of contributions in defined benefit (DB) schemes in the government's upcoming white paper, it has revealed.
New regulatory rules which require providers and advisers to produce annuity illustrations will not solve the problem of consumer detriment as they are "fundamentally" flawed, according to Retirement Advantage.
Paul Budgen is set to join financial technology and auto-enrolment (AE) firm Smart Pension as director of business development.