I love the Pension Regulator- they are definitely our most proactive financial services governor. They are fighting the fight on a number of fronts- but chiefly to make auto-enrolment a success. 648 more words
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It’s not hard to spend a billion, not if you’re a nation that knows how to spend but finds it hard to save.
As Osborne found, a generation of planning can be unwound in a minute. 766 more words
“Where are all the pension people?”
Asked an accountant at #Accountex15 on Thursday. They were elsewhere listening to Steve Webb and Gregg McClymont looking back at the last five years, a neat metaphor for the pensions industry as another accountant pointed out.1,070 more words
The Liberals are more likely to be in power after May than Conservative or Labour
The irony of Milliband’s and Cameron’s obsessions with two party politics is that this country is now 1-10 on to have no overall majority in the next political term. 1,327 more words
As of 6 April, individuals aged over 55 have been given new pension freedom, allowing them to decide what to do with their savings.
The changes allow those entering retirement – around 320,000 individuals per year – to cash in their pension pots instead of having to buy an annuity. 167 more words