The number of investigations by The Pensions Ombudsman (TPO) have increased by over a quarter driven partly by a sharp rise in the number of transfer complaints received during the past financial year.
TPO's annual report reveals the ombudsman accepted 1,676 complaints for investigation last year; 265 more than in 2016/17 - but noted that some of these complaints could be grouped together because their...
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Laytons partner Jennie Kreser speaks of her concerns over pension outcomes.
Guy Opperman has indicated his support for a fresh pensions commission as the government seeks to understand how to progress pensions policy in a wide range of areas.
Auto-enrolment (AE) minimum contribution rates could rise to 12% by 2030, with a 50/50 split between employer and employee, the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) says.