Guide: Johnson Fleming’s managed auto-enrolment service for SMEs
Johnson Fleming has launched its new managed auto-enrolment service, designed to support SME businesses of up to 250 employees. The managed auto-enrolment service is not just about providing businesses with a software system for them to manage themselves, but more about outsourcing the administration of the project and scheme to Johnson Fleming’s auto-enrolment staff.
The recovery in global markets continues to evolve, with ramifications for a number of areas and, by implication, for multi-asset funds. Interest rates – lower for longer Interest rates in the UK-US world are on the rise. You may be bullish on the recovery or sceptical but quantitative easing is finished in the UK and […]
We know what it takes to run a successful auto-enrolment project in the retail industry. We are automatically there for some of the world’s best-known retailers at every stage of the process. Take a look at what we have done for our client House of Fraser.
Recent weeks have seen the annual release of a number of different fund ratings and ‘dog lists’ designed to inform investors which funds are performing well and which are not. But how useful is this research to advisers? Many lists promote the success and prospects of a number of funds across different sectors in order […]
As more and more employers reach their auto-enrolment staging date, thousands of HR, pensions and finance professionals have been tasked with navigating the minefield of ongoing scheme governance and auditing with little support.
HMRC is clamping down on remuneration schemes designed to avoid income tax and National Insurance You may have seen a bit in the financial news lately on the loan charge tax to be levied on payments received by employees through disguised remuneration schemes used to avoid income tax and National Insurance contributions. Those involved will […]
The FCA has drawn a blank on providing an estimate of the level of so-called “phoenixing” by financial advice firms. Phoenixing is the term used to describe the practice where directors of advice firms with impending complaints wind the firm down, so do not pay out on the claims, which then have to be handled […]