DC Think Tank
Pensions Week Employees too young to be auto-enrolled have been a notable group opting in to workplace saving, the NAPF has reported, calling it one of the most interesting aspects of auto-enrolment so far.
FT Adviser Data from the regulator, up to the end of March 2013, showed 84 businesses representing more than 2m workers have now completed their registration process as required by the auto-enrolment regulations.
Professional Pensions: Advisers setting up group personal pensions (GPPs) must add VAT to the charges they levy on employers, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has confirmed.
Professional Pensions: Zurich has secured its first master trust client, with publisher Johnston Press signing up to the multi-employer auto-enrolment proposition
CityAM: Fewer employees decided to opt out of the government’s flagship pensions auto-enrolment scheme than expected, research out yesterday revealed
Professional Pensions: The industry has called on pensions minister Steve Webb to publish guidance on defined ambition schemes as the abolition of contracting out has been moved from 2017 to 2016.
Employee Benefits Adecco UK and Ireland is to harmonise a series of pension arrangements, introduce a multi-employer trust for its weekly-paid staff and a group personal pension (GPP) plan for its monthly-paid staff to comply with its auto-enrolment duties.
Financial Times: Companies will have to ensure that their employees choose the most appropriate savings options when they are automatically enrolled in a pension scheme, under proposals from the UK Pensions Regulator.
Professional Pensions: The National Association of Pension Funds has restructured its two main policy-making councils to increase its focus on defined contribution.
Money Marketing The Government is considering creating a levy-financed lifeboat fund to provide a form of guarantee for members of defined-contribution pension schemes
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- DC governance post-auto-enrolment
The final frontier
- The decumulation process – dealing with uncertainty
It’s not over, ‘till it’s over: The journey to retirement
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How important is technology to pension scheme members?
- Generation Y – Fix up, look sharp!
The key to successfully reaching generation Y
- To hub or not to hub?
Payroll providers will play a vital role in the successful implementation of auto-enrolment, says Martin Freeman
- Defining aspirations
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