Some 28% of senior business decision-makers are unaware that automatic enrolment (AE) minimum contributions are increasing next month, according to Now Pensions research.
Minimum AE contributions are rising from a total of 2%, to 5% on 6 April, and a total of 8% in 2019. Employers are currently responsible for paying a minimum of 1%. From next month, this will rise to 2%,...
This week's top stories included an article on how the government will have to justify proposed changes to the state pension age after a Prospect petition secured over 12,000 signatures.
Smart Pension failed to report the fact it had not collected or invested nearly £900,000 of pension contributions on behalf of its members, an investigation by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has found.
The Pension Scams Industry Group (PSIG) has updated its voluntary code of practice in a bid to help prevent members falling victim to evolving pension scams.
The government has rejected the Work and Pensions Committee proposal to introduce a 'default decumulation pathway' at retirement.