Nine trustees have now been given the stamp of approval by the Pensions Management Institute (PMI) under its professional trustee accreditation regime.
ESG is increasingly important for schemes but trustees have little influence over manager decisions. Pádraig Floyd asks what they can do to redress the balance.
Member-nominated trustees may not be feasible for master trusts, but representatives could improve communication with members, says Barry Parr
Salvus Master Trust and the Aspire Savings Trust have submitted their master trust authorisation applications to The Pensions Regulator, after being granted extensions of up to six weeks.
PP looks at the details of the guides aimed at helping trustees implement the revised DC code.
The Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT) has elected David Weeks to succeed Barry Parr as co-chairman where he will sit alongside Janice Turner.
Barry Parr has revealed he is stepping down as co-chairman of the Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT) after more than five years.
A guide has been launched to help trustees understand what protections are available for defined contribution (DC) assets by the Security of DC Assets working party.
How the 4% rule can help
Industry figures have established a group to help trustees understand their responsibilities towards the security of member assets in defined contribution (DC) schemes.
PP finds more must be done to help member-nominated trustees be better governors
Political instability and environmental degradation are the top concerns for trustees according to this year's Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT) survey.
The Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT) has launched an initiative to give schemes more control over the companies they invest in.
Pension schemes would struggle to attract member-nominated trustees (MNTs) if professional standards were introduced, industry figures say.
What does the future hold for the trust-based governance model?
The National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) has increased its focus on managing environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks in its portfolio.
Providers could be the big winners with increased flexibility, Natasha Browne says
Investment consultants must support pension scheme trustees in targeting environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT) founding co-chairman Barry Parr says.
Rachel Dalton looks at the reasons behind the lack of women on trustee boards, and how diversity can improve decision-making
Rachel Dalton looks at how a trustee board can deal with a difficult member
Industry figures have called for regulatory intervention to solve the compensation gap for members within third-party life funds.
The National Employment Saving Trust (Nest) will herald a shift to a focus on net benefits to members rather than costs, a senior trustee says.
Natasha Browne asks whether TPR should define its aims
The Pensions Regulator's (TPR) defined contribution (DC) code of conduct has created a "paradigm shift" in trustee knowledge requirements and leaves them far more open to criticism, industry experts claim.