Since it was founded in 1989 with just 20 people, Barnett Waddingham has grown significantly - and is now one of the leading pensions and investment consultancies in the UK, with a headcount of over 1,000 (including 70 partners and 121 associates) and offices in eight locations around the country.
The firm acts for a wide range of clients, large and small, in both the private and public sectors including 15% of FTSE 350 firms with a defined benefit (DB) scheme.
Pi Trustees has acquired Fairfield Trustees in a bid to expand its business and increase its geographical coverage.
Capping the pension tax-free lump sum at £40,000 would raise £2bn a year for the government, new research by the Resolution Foundation suggests.
More than 60% of the largest UK pension funds have already changed or are in the process of switching their actuarial consultant, according to Barnett Waddingham research.
WSB talks to Barnett Waddingham partner and head of workplace health and wealth Damian Stancombe about winning the Employee Benefit Consultant of the Year award.
Two consultancies have reported decreases in defined benefit (DB) transfer quotation requests in Q3, and said guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) equalisation could impact transfer activity.
Paul Maguire has joined Barnett Waddingham as investment consultant to the charity and not-for-profits sector as part of plans to bolster the business.
Barry McKay has joined Barnett Waddingham to build its public sector pensions business after more than 22 years working for Hymans Robertson, PP can reveal.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has confirmed that 30 master trusts have or will exit the market, leaving 58 which will either need to apply for authorisation or exit in the coming months.
Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has confirmed he will deliver the government's annual budget on 29 October.
PP has analysed the accounts of the biggest pension consulting firms and recorded the turnover (revenue) in their most recent accounts. The full leaderboard is below…
Here they are - the winners of the Workplace Savings and Benefits Awards 2018...
Malcolm McClean questions whether we really need the complex tapered annual allowance, lifetime allowance and money purchase annual allowance at all
Some 88% of employers are concerned about the financial issues their employees are struggling with, but only half have a wellbeing strategy, according to research.
Just under 20% of firms know of one or more employees that have been victims of a pension scam, a Barnett Waddingham study has found.
Barnett Waddingham's head of business development Adrian Cooper has left the consultancy to join TPT Retirement Solutions in a newly-created role.
Approximately 9,000 members who transferred to the BHS2 Pension Scheme last year have had their benefits fully insured through a buyout with Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC).
Pension deficits at the UK's 350 largest listed companies fell by £27bn over the 18 months to June on an accounting basis, according to Barnett Waddingham.
A record £2.3bn was withdrawn from pensions under Freedom and Choice in the second quarter of this year, according to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) published its provisional decision on its investment consultant market investigation this morning. Here is the reaction from consultants and fiduciaries…
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) missed one of its 19 performance targets over the last year, it confirmed in its annual report and accounts.
A panel of pension experts spoke at Pensions and Benefits UK to debate lay trustees, the 'disastrous' freedoms and the problem with having two regulators. Stephanie Baxter reports from the conference
Barnett Waddingham has been appointed scheme actuary to environmental management company Veolia's two defined benefit (DB) schemes.
The newly-launched Fiduciary Management Performance Standard has gained support from the biggest providers of independent evaluation services to pension funds.
Barnett Waddingham has promoted four staff to partners and another 25 staff to associates as it seeks to help clients cope with more "complex challenges".