Pat Sharman has joined KAS Bank as director of pensions as the Dutch custody bank looks to expand its footprint in the UK pensions sector.
She will be responsible for developing KAS's custody and fund administration business and will lead the sales and relationship management efforts. Sharman most recently worked at HSBC Securities Services...
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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.