DB trustees should flag availability of transfer values, report says

Royal London has published a discussion paper with pensions lawyers Eversheds Sutherland to help defined benefit trustees handle members interested in transfers. It aims to help trustees understand both what the law requires of them and what good practice might look like. The paper calls on trustees to make members aware that transfer values are […]

Investment Clock Economic report: Solid, but sideways to slower

Senior Economist, Melanie Baker shares our latest Investment Clock Economic report, providing a deep-dive look into the current economic backdrop. Melanie observes that global growth continues at a solid pace for now, supported by still accommodative monetary policy and looser US fiscal policy.  She acknowledges that there are more signs that growth has peaked and […]

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Tony Wickenden: More pressure on shielded UK business profits

HMRC is tightening the screw on tax avoidance involving profit fragmentation Tax avoidance continues to drive Treasury and HM Revenue & Customs activity. Over the summer, the Revenue published responses to its consultation on proposals to tackle schemes designed to move UK business profits outside the charge of UK tax, often using offshore trusts and […]


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