One trustee firm represented on four of the largest providers’ committees.
Now: Pensions failed to invest some members’ contributions for at least six weeks following the auto-enrolment provider’s administration switch.
The Pensions Regulator’s budget expected to rise to £137m by 2017/18.
AVCs where members make active investment choice will not have to comply with 0.75 per cent cap.
Start-up promises scheme set up “in minutes”
Integrated payroll uses Papdis data standard.
But code chair warns pension freedoms outside of scope.
Association of Consulting Actuaries wants to raise tax free advice threshold to £500.
Now: Pensions and The People’s Pension unite against The Pensions Regulator’s plans for signposting providers to small employers.
Product pays out a cash sum to cover claims which can be up to 10 times the employee’s annual salary.
Bigblue scheme will cater to active, deferred and retired members.
Company warns opportunities created by pension freedoms could be stunted by lack of “high calibre” advisers.
Employee benefits firm Creative Auto Enrolment has launched an end-to-end online auto-enrolment service that promises to cut preparation time down to just 103 seconds.
Employers switching auto-enrolment providers within two years hit with penalty.
Chief executive Phil Loney says the pension reforms risk “becoming an infamous example of political bungling”.
PM urges business to boost salaries.
Rivals with minimum requirements say they have no plans to charge auto-enrol charging structures for SMEs.
A fifth will help members switch schemes to access flexibilities.
New schemes set up online within 30 mins.
TPR writes to 1.5 million employers to avert mass non-compliance.
Pensions minister reveals details of soft launch.
DWP should prioritise state pension over other reforms, says CBI.
50 per cent of firms have no plan in place.
Despite supporting the Budget reforms, 70 per cent have not yet made any changes.
Trade body says businesses want to be part of a reformed Europe.
Abolishing lower limit rejected to spare employers added cost.
Could Nest become the only option for small firms?
Over a fifth not reviewing pensions until 2016.
Bulk annuity deal is the largest of its type to date.
Firms who use BACS transfers to make pension contributions face £75 plus VAT charge per payment.
MPs ‘profoundly worried’ about potential missing £2bn from Treasury coffers.
Gallagher is centralising operations following its £199m acquisition of Oval in April.
Peter Butlin becomes the latest key adviser to quit the firm this year.
National IFA and employee benefits firm has appointed Jeremy MacLeod to head up sales, operations and IT.
Provider expects charge cap impact will be offset by a ban on commission in auto-enrolment schemes in 2016.
Towergate Financial under investigation by the FCA over “issues” related to enhanced transfer value exercises and unregulated collective investment schemes
Towergate Financial under investigation by the FCA over “issues” related to enhanced transfer value exercises and unregulated collective investment schemes.