Pensions - Archive


A Whitehall initiative designed to give savers easy access to pensions information has taken another step towards hitting the [...]

3 June

Pensions minister Guy Opperman has urged fund managers to “do the right thing” and put money into renewables. [...]

3 June

Frank Field has weighed in on the row surrounding Sir Philip Green’s proposed restructuring of Arcadia, calling on the Topshop [...]

24 May

Troubled retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S) has transferred £1.4bn in pension scheme liabilities to two insurance companies, [...]

23 May

Distracted by the ongoing Brexit crisis, the government appears to have shoved the not-so-small issue of social care to one side. [...]

22 May

There is no denying that auto-enrolment is paving the way for the British population to have a half-decent savings pot in retirement. [...]

17 April

Women across the age spectrum are at risk of getting into “severe financial difficulty” if they break up with their partner, [...]

17 April

Should personal auto-enrolment pension contributions rise above the current level of five per cent? [...]

10 April

British Airways has settled a long-running battle with the trustees of one of its staff pension schemes in a case that was set [...]

9 April

With workplace pension contributions increasing from tomorrow, I’m reminded of a recent industry event that I attended. [...]

5 April

Amber Rudd has given the green light for the long-awaited pensions dashboard project to go ahead, with the first industry models [...]

4 April

Retirement services firm Just Group shares fell again this morning as it announced it had completed a £375m fundraise to comply [...]

25 March

Royal London, the UK’s largest mutual insurer, announced today its pre-tax profits had fallen in 2018 after Brexit uncertainty [...]

21 March

When then chancellor George Osborne announced that the government would launch the Lifetime Isa in 2017, the industry was stunned. [...]

20 March

Pensions secretary Amber Rudd has given the green light for a new, Dutch-style pensions scheme to enter the market, which bids [...]

18 March