Martin Hunter says while new TPR powers will increase the burden on all DB employers, it isn't all doom and gloom
It's a tough time to be an employer of a defined benefit (DB) scheme. A small number of very high profile pension failures (BHS, Tata Steel, Carillion, etc) have focused media and political attention...
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Proposals for mandatory tendering of fiduciary management services, as well as additional guidance for trustees, have been welcomed by industry commentators albeit with some caution.
Sterling has fallen on the back of inflation figures released this morning, which show the UK Consumer Price Index (CPI) remained steady at 2.4% in June.
John Wotton says the competition watchdog's package of proposals will help trustees get the best deal and be satisfied they are acting in their members' best interests