Friends Provident's group pensions sales were down in Q1 but there was a stronger showing for annuities and its international business.
In total, new life and pensions business was £178m for Q1 on an APE basis, up 19% on the same period in 2009. However, the rise was powered by the group's international business which rose 49% and Lombard...
The Brunel Pension Partnership has become the fourth local authority pool to receive the green light from the regulator.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes are to be offered a new consolidator as the former chief of the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) launches 'The Pension SuperFund'.
Martin Freeman has been hired as head of technology product and development at Smart Pension, to support the 'growing' technology product side of the business.
Tim Sharp says the government has missed some big opportunities to help workers in the DB white paper.