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Frank Field helps us spend our pensions

Here is the main recommendation of Frank Field and  the Workplace Pension Select Committee’sfinal report of its inquiry into Pension freedom and choice published today. 748 more words


Auto-enrolment pension savers could face significant losses due to poor climate risk practice

A new report by ClientEarth and ShareAction has revealed that millions of pension savers, including those signed up under the government’s auto-enrolment legislation, may face significant future losses due to lack of action from pension providers and their regulator on climate risk. 702 more words


The DWP sticks to its guns on disclosure

Disclosure of costs, charges

and investments in DC

occupational pensions

Government Response

The DWP have fulfilled on their promise to provide a disclosure framework for occupational  DC pension schemes. 2,155 more words


Consolidation - Darren Jefferson says it's only just begun.

It’s all around us, auto motive manufacturers, lawyers, employee benefit consultants, you name it.

The same reasons for the deal are usually given whether you believe them or not, ‘We complement each other really well’ ‘it will allow us to enter new markets”. 334 more words


Self-employment; opt-out or cop-out?


These are numbers produced by our Office of National Statistics. Detailed notes are at the bottom of this article.

We can safely assume that (without Government intervention) the trends have continued and that the 2017 and 2018 numbers will see more of the employed in workplace pensions and less of the self-employed contributing to any formal pension saving vehicle. 541 more words


Other people's money- other people's lives.

I received this blog/testimony from Darren Jefferson, who many will know for his work in setting up auto-enrolment schemes over the past five years. The title’s my own, the words are his. 455 more words