Defined contribution schemes are lagging behind defined benefit plans on governance, but 96% of schemes believe their trustee boards are governing effectively or very effectively, research shows
The Pensions Regulator's fifth Scheme Governance Survey, published today, revealed 40% of DC schemes thought their governance was very effective, compared with 65% of DB schemes. The survey also found...
The PLSA's Richard Butcher says we should all work harder to reconnect with the saver, be open with them and tell them the truth
Trustees lack expertise, time and resources to develop effective communications on technical pensions issues and need professional help, a major review of the British Steel saga has concluded.
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know if you think trustees should consult directly with members before agreeing to a DB superfund buyout.
Thousands of savers taking tax-free lump sums ahead of retirement are at risk of a pensions shortfall in later life due to neglecting their remaining pot, Zurich has warned.