The National Association of Pension Funds has launched separate multi-employer forums for defined benefit and defined contribution schemes.
The DB forum will be chaired by RPMI's Joyce Martindale, while the DC forum will be chaired by National Employment Savings Trust chief investment officer Mark Fawcett. The NAPF said the separate platforms...
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Nearly 60% of UK employers consider defined contribution (DC) master trusts to be the "most suitable" pension fund for their employees, according to research by Buck.
Companies which have tried to dodge their pension duties by changing their identities are being "hunted" by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) in a crackdown on non-compliance with auto-enrolment (AE).
Removing liquidity restrictions would enable DC funds to capitalise on the potentially higher and safer returns that DB schemes have benefitted from, says Patrick Marshall.