Charlotte Moore looks at whether auto-escalation could be used to boost retirement savings
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has been appointed to provide an investment platform and defined contribution (DC) funds by Towers Watson's LifeSight master trust.
A European ruling could force trustees to take radical action on how they transfer member data finds Michael Klimes
The latest inflation figures could cut deficits by £10bn
Ending the model wars: How the Royal Mail Pension Plan revamped its governance to focus on what really matters
Jonathan Stapleton speaks to the RMPP about how it improved its governance processes, implemented a risk management and modelling system and overhauled communications with members.
The trustees of the £135m AQA Pension Scheme have outsourced its investments to Towers Watson following a competitive fiduciary management tender.
Nearly half of UK employers (49%) are worried about older workers deferring retirement due to inadequate savings, with the majority fearing the situation will get worse.
Will funds benefit from increased mortality rates?
Will Aitken has been appointed as head of Deloitte's defined contribution (DC) and employee benefits business.
As the government consultation into pensions tax relief closes Helen Morrissey looks at whether moving to a flat rate of tax relief would work.
Towers Watson's LifeSight master trust has gained the Pension Quality Mark (PQM) Ready in recognition of good governance and communication.
Xafinity has appointed Sankar Mahalingham from Punter Southall as a senior member of its actuarial and wider management team.
Heineken's Scottish and Newcastle Pension Plan has completed a £2.4bn longevity swap with Friends Life.
The biggest stories on PP this week included political controversy surrounding the pensions minister, annual allowance charges and planned changes at the Pensions Ombudsman.
The trustee of the £120m Shop Direct Group Pension Plan has chosen Towers Watson to manage its investment portfolio on a fiduciary management basis.
Towers Watson has appointed Stuart Reid as business development and sales lead for its master trust, LifeSight.
Almost two thirds of companies have not changed their defined contribution (DC) default investment strategies to take account of the pension flexibilities, according to two surveys.
Top stories online this week include the fallout from'Black Monday', and PP's investment awards.
Former Standard Life head of workplace proposition Ann Flynn has joined Towers Watson as a senior consultant.
Emma Hunt has been appointed director of strategic client management and business development at Hermes Equity Ownership Services (Hermes EOS).
Proposed changes to European pension rules would make it harder for employers to change their defined contribution (DC) provider, according to Towers Watson.
The number of face-to-face and over-the-phone guidance sessions provided by the government-backed service Pension wise has reached almost 18,000 since its launch in April.
The trustees of the AXA UK Group Pension Scheme have agreed a £2.8bn longevity swap with Reinsurance Group of America (RGA).
Budget documents have confirmed the lifetime allowance is to be indexed annually in line with the consumer prices index (CPI) from 6 April 2018.