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State Pensions increase by 3.9%

From 6 April 2020, the State Pension, for those who reached their State Pension Age on or after 6 April 2016 will rise by 3.9% to £175.20 a week (£9,110.40 a year). For those who reached their ... Read More

What Does 2020 Hold for Pensions?

Pension schemes have always had to deal with large amounts of industry and regulatory changes, and now The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has sent a very clear message that robust governance must not be all ... Read More

British Steel trustees are cleared by The Pensions Ombudsman

The Pensions Ombudsman has rejected a number of complaints against the trustees of the embattled and collapsed British Steel Pension Scheme (BSPS).The Ombudsman has given final consideration in ... Read More

A busy 2020 is predicted for the pensions industry

Pension experts have forecast a hectic 2020 for the industry, with the expected Pensions Schemes Bill and increased calls for responsible investment top of the list of activity.Although Brexit ... Read More

Millennials are driving interest in sustainable investment

Sustainable, socially responsible or ESG (environmental, social and governance) investing is on the rise, in companies or funds which aim to achieve market-rate financial returns, while pursuing posit ... Read More

Pension reforms expected after Tory majority.

Following the Conservative Party’s comprehensive victory in the general election, sweeping pension system reforms are expected. The Conservative win means it can implement its pension manifest ... Read More