UK schemes could be subject to unexpected extra charges on derivative trades after the European Commission (EC) left it too late to extend their exemption from central clearing regulations.
Pension funds across Europe find themselves in a weird, legislative grey area, after the commission extended a key exemption too late. The safe harbour may take effect in days or in months, and in the...
UK inflation unexpectedly rose to 2.7% in August, beating analysts' expectations of a drop to 2.4% from 2.5% the previous month.
The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS) helped 187,000 people in 2017/18, a 9% fall on the previous year despite setting up special helplines for specific scheme members.
The Liberal Democrat party has passed a motion pledging to cap tax-free lump sums under Freedom of Choice at £40,000 if elected into government.
In a hard-hitting interview with Stephanie Baxter, the former chairman of Carillion Pension Trustees explains why he thinks a blame culture and too much red tape are damaging pensions and why he feels regulators are getting it wrong.