Two out of five advisers have seen an increased number of clients going ahead with defined benefit (DB) transfers despite recommendations against, according to Prudential research.
Pensioners are at risk of paying more tax than necessary by withdrawing over 25% of their fund in one lump sum, a Prudential analysis has found.
This week's top stories included the ombudsman's ruling that wording in the Local Government Pension Scheme rules did not allow it to retain a fraudster's pension.
A second round of IGC reports show most charges have been brought down, but transaction costs remain hard to pin down. Michael Klimes looks at the key findings
Confusion over pension freedoms rules has landed savers with a higher than expected tax bill, according to Prudential.
The Treasury has rejected calls to change its mind on a planned cut to the money purchase annual allowance (MPAA) due to take effect next month.
De-risking deals hit £10.2bn last year thanks to a busy second half as concerns over Solvency II waned, according to Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP).
Prudential's independent governance committee (IGC) has found members are getting better value for money after reducing all initial charges and has no major concerns about transaction costs.
Prudential Retirement has reinsured benefits for around 22,500 pensioners, after taking on liabilities from Rothesay Life in their sixth deal together.
With DB transfer activity at very high levels amid fraud concerns, Michael Klimes asks if partial transfers can offer more security for members
Complaints made to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) about decumulation, life and pensions have continued to fall.
Independent Governance Committees (IGCs) have joined forces to better understand what value for money means for scheme members.
Auto-enrolment (AE) is helping savers make better retirement plans, but almost half believe they cannot afford higher contributions.
Prudential Retirement Insurance and Annuity Company (PRIAC) and Legal & General (L&G) have completed their third longevity reinsurance transaction since October 2014.
Women planning to retire this year are far more reliant on the state pension than their male counterparts according to Prudential research.
What impact has freedom and choice had on the behaviour of those looking to access their retirement savings? Gill Wadsworth takes a look.
PP takes a look at the first IGC reports to see how the
Early exit charges for members wanting to access their pot at age 55 will be capped at 5% according to Standard Life.
Legal and General (L&G) has not followed its competitors to take action on early exit fees, despite agreeing to reduce legacy charges by £1m.
The first chairman's report from Zurich's independent governance committee (IGC) reveals it is taking a consumer centred approach to value for money (VFM).
The bulk annuity market had a record final quarter in 2015 as buy-in and buyout deals totalled £5.4bn, according to LCP.
Prudential has reduced charges and axed exit fees to deliver members value for money following recommendations from its independent governance committee (IGC).
Prudential has seen a 46% fall in individual annuity sales during 2015 following the introduction of the April pension freedoms.
As insurers implement new capital buffers that make bulk annuities less profitable, Kristian Brunt-Seymour explores how it will impact the market.