The Budget announcement that savers will have more flexibility over how they take their pension has instigated a surge in people engaging with their schemes online, according to a software provider.
Equiniti, which has over 850,000 users who could access its pensions self-service, saw a 2500% month-on-month increase in members registering for the online option in April. In March, there were 500...
This week's top stories included Legal & General acquiring MyFutureNow to provide a dashboard service to customers, while also agreeing a hybrid buy-in with a Hitachi scheme.
NEST has signed up to the government-backed Star Initiative, taking all of its 8 million members' pension pots with it.
It is perhaps inherently difficult to find an agreed definition of value for money, but some methodologies could act as a stopgap, argues Jonathan Stapleton.