Auto-enrolment reforms have transformed the UK’s pension system. Nick Reeve looks at latest research examining the lessons to be learned from the process.
Former ministers and policymakers reveal how AE was developed in new research project from Nest Insight and the University of Bath. Nick Reeve reports.
As both centre-left and centre-right political think tanks agree on the need for a pensions commission, Gregg McClymont says this could provide a refreshed model for future pensions policy.
It has been ten years since The Pensions Commission delivered its final report. Padraig Floyd asks how it has influenced the landscape.
Natasha Browne reports on the case for compulsion
Mandatory saving through auto-enrolment (AE) must coincide with fairer annual management charges (AMC) for members, former chairman of the Pensions Committee Lord Turner said last week.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is to consult on extending defined contribution (DC) charge disclosure proposals to defined benefit (DB) schemes.
The state pension age should rise to 70 by 2040 - more than 20 years earlier than scheduled under government changes - the former chairman of the Financial Services Authority (FSA) Lord Adair Turner said last night.
An opposition amendment that would have allowed the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) to rethink its pot follows member proposals has been narrowly defeated in the House of Lords.
Opposition members attacked the government's pot follows member proposals in a House of Lords debate last week.
Financial Services Authority chairman Lord Turner hinted yesterday that the Bank of England should consider writing off some of the £375bn gilt holdings purchased under quantitative easing.
Chairman of the Financial Services Authority Lord Turner says the new Financial Conduct Authority will focus more on the activities of insurers and pension funds.
Pension funds could soon have to bear the cost of a Europe-wide tax on equity, bonds, currency and derivative transactions, finds Lynn Strongin Dodds
The coalition is considering delaying auto-enrolment and a delay of more than 12 months will mean the reform package is effectively over, former Chancellor Alistair Darling told reporters.
The National Employment Savings Trust has unveiled some of the 25 employers already using its services.
Government must press ahead with the 2012 reforms or risk a crisis of undersaving, the Confederation of British Industry says.
Last week, like many thousands of others, I purchased a copy of Tony Blair's autobiography A Journey, largely to see what all the fuss was about.
Gordon Brown has been accused of attempting to blackmail Tony Blair to drop Adair Turner's revolutionary pension reform proposals.