17 September 2013
Legal & General has increased pension scheme membership to 99.5% of its eligible employees after completing auto enrolment staging this year. Prior to staging the majority of employees were...
23 April 2013
The Government has today announced plans to help millions of savers take their workplace pension with them when they change job. Automatic enrolment means that by 2018 all employers will need to...
26 March 2012
Sarah West, Capita Hartshead, assesses the pros and cons of full service vs. single service provision
30 January 2012
The Minister for Pensions, Steve Webb, has promised to protect the pension pots of people who move jobs often by abolishing short service refunds for defined contribution (DC) occupational schemes....
24 October 2011
Over 1.3 million employers will be subject to the new duties in the next six years, Michael O’Higgins, chair of the Pensions Regulator, told delegates at the National Association of Pension Funds’...
16 June 2011
The government will not introduce legislation to override pension scheme rules, Pensions Minister Steve Webb has confirmed. Responding to a consultation which sought views on the impact of using...
1 June 2011
Where did it all go wrong for the UK pension system – and is anyone to blame? wonders Pat Wynne, Xafinity
1 June 2011
People seem to have more trust in a pension or saving scheme when it is offered by their employer suggests Steven Cameron, AEGON
28 April 2011
12 November 2010
The Coalition Government has responded to the European Commission’s Green Paper “towards adequate, sustainable and safe European pension systems”, welcoming it as a timely contribution to the...