Pensions

June 2019 Articles

Women fall behind on pension saving
Women fall behind on pension saving
Women in the UK are twice as likely as men to not save for retirement, new research has revealed. One [...]
June 24, 2019
FCA to crack down on 'unacceptable' pension advice
FCA to crack down on 'unacceptable' pension advice
The Financial Conduct Authority today warned that it is to crack down on poor advice around defined benefit pension transfers. [...]
June 19, 2019
Obscure fees could be eroding your pension – here’s what you should be paying
Obscure fees could be eroding your pension – here’s what you should be paying
If you’ve ever endeavoured to compare fees charged by pension providers, you’re probably sat wild-eyed, rocking yourself back and forth. [...]
June 19, 2019
Time to unshackle the pensions industry
Time to unshackle the pensions industry
When people think pensions, they probably don’t think tech and they probably don’t think innovation. I want to change that. [...]
June 13, 2019
Rolls-Royce hands record £4.6bn of pension scheme to Legal & General
Rolls-Royce hands record £4.6bn of pension scheme to Legal & General
Rolls-Royce has handed over responsibility for £4.6bn of its pension scheme to Legal & General, in a record-breaking deal. The [...]
June 6, 2019
Wrong state pension forecasts sent to 360,000 savers after Whitehall blunder
Wrong state pension forecasts sent to 360,000 savers after Whitehall blunder
The government has admitted “significant” problems with state pension forecasts, after revealing hundreds of thousands of people have received erroneous [...]
June 4, 2019
Pensions industry veteran Chris Curry to lead delivery group for dashboard scheme
Pensions industry veteran Chris Curry to lead delivery group for dashboard scheme
A Whitehall initiative designed to give savers easy access to pensions information has taken another step towards hitting the market. [...]
June 3, 2019
Invest in green energy, urges minister, as financial risks of climate change ‘too important to ignore’
Invest in green energy, urges minister, as financial risks of climate change ‘too important to ignore’
Pensions minister Guy Opperman has urged fund managers to “do the right thing” and put money into renewables. Read more: [...]
June 3, 2019