Half of firms are worried staff will not use their company pension scheme to support themselves into retirement because of freedom and choice, according to a study.
Scottish Widows and Standard Life recently completed the industry's first two automated bulk transfers of occupational schemes. Michael Klimes examines how automation reduces risks
Jamie Jenkins, one of the three chairs of the DWP external advisory group of the AE review, speaks to Kim Kaveh about its key themes.
The Cabinet Office has named Legal & General as the preferred provider for the civil service's defined contribution (DC) scheme.
HSBC Global Asset Management has hired Standard Life's Simon Davies as a sales director for UK pensions.
This week's top stories include The Pensions Ombudsman rejecting a complaint against Standard Life for refusing to provide a second transfer value quotation.
The Pensions Ombudsman (TPO) has stood behind the Standard Life staff pension scheme's decision to not issue a new transfer value, despite a member agreeing to pay for it.
Standard Life is reported to be gearing up to enter talks about a potential merger with Scottish Widows, as shareholders vote today on its deal with Aberdeen Asset Management.
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
The potential merger between Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life will give the combined firm the scale to compete effectively in the US.
Standard Life Investments (SLI) has announced head of equities David Cumming has stepped down from the firm.
Joint venture would see Gilbert and Skeoch as co-CEOs
Hargreaves Lansdown may be the first provider to offer the lifetime ISA (LISA) as it plans to launch the product on the first day possible.
Standard Life's chief executive officer (CEO) for UK and Europe pensions and savings will retire at the end of August, the firm has announced.
Andrea Montague has been hired to the new role of deputy group finance director at Royal London.
Independent Governance Committees (IGCs) have joined forces to better understand what value for money means for scheme members.
The cost of defined benefit (DB) schemes sponsored by FTSE 100 companies could double from £7bn to £14bn per annum by 2019, according to JLT Employee Benefits.
A pension dashboard prototype will be launched by March 2017. Jonathan Stapleton and Helen Morrissey find out what the project is all about.
The government has announced a pensions dashboard will be launched by March next year. But, as Jonathan Stapleton says, the prototype version will have significant limitations and will need to overcome a range of hurdles.
A pension dashboard prototype will be launched by 11 providers next spring, the Treasury has said.
Standard Life's defined contribution (DC) master trust has joined the Pensions Regulator's (TPR) official master trust assurance list.
The biggest stories on PP this week include an ombudsman ruling in favour of Standard Life and a PP survey revealing the industry does not think climate change is a financially material risk.
The Pension Ombudsman (PO) has cleared Standard Life of misleading a customer about the value of his retirement pot, after he accidentally exceeded his lifetime allowance.
Lack of consistency across defined contribution (DC) default funds may result in larger numbers of members opting out, Punter Southall Aspire has warned.