Steve Webb's announcement that auto-enrolment staging and phasing dates for thousands of firms will be delayed was confused to say the least.
The pensions minister said the “majority” of the workforce would still be enrolled during this parliament but said those businesses with fewer than 3,000 employees could see their staging dates put back....
Collective defined contribution (CDC) savers should be allowed to access pension freedoms when the scheme is rolled out, last week's Pensions Buzz respondents said.
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The PPI has unveiled a policy paper outlining current considerations and policy debates relevant to DC scheme default strategies. Kim Kaveh explores some of its views.
The £30bn local government pension pool has appointed Quoniam and Robeco to manage an active equity portfolio worth around £400m.