AMNT

29
May

AMNT identifies poor transparency in its review of fund manager voting policies and practices as part of complaint to FCA

Pensions Minister slams fund managers’ failure to act on climate change and gender Findings highlight a market failure and insufficient transparency which hinders consumer choice Requests the FCA to further investigate and propose remedies to enable pension scheme trustees to develop their own voting policies As part of a formal complaint to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the Association of

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2
Nov

PLSA winner of £50 John Lewis voucher is announced

Congratulations to our winner of the £50 John Lewis voucher! Andrew Watson from the Mirror Group Newspapers Pension Trustees won his prize after joining the AMNT at the PLSA event. We were very pleased to add 37 new members to our association, all of whom were entered into the draw for the vouchers.

12
Sep

AMNT congratulates Government for strengthening trustees’ investment duties

The Association of Member Nominated Trustees has congratulated the government on its new regulations strengthening trustees’ investment duties.  The new regulations, laid by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) on Tuesday, will require pension trustees to publish information in their Statement of Investment Principles (SIP) report from October 2019 about how they will take account of ESG issues. They

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13
Jul

AMNT – trustee training morning hosted by LCP

LCP are delighted to co-host this session with the AMNT which will offer practical insights into the challenges that trustees are facing. Topics to be covered State of the Nation key note welcome No regret retirement – how can trustees look after members cost effectively? Scheme sponsor liability management – what you need to know as trustees How safe is

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3
Mar

Opperman: DB pension protection system is ‘working as intended

Industry should be aware to not jump to conclusions when assuming the defined benefit (DB) system is “broken,” according to the pensions and financial inclusion minister. Speaking at an Association of Member Nominated Trustee conference on 28 February, Guy Opperman MP said: “I accept high-profile corporate failures such as Carillion do not help the perception of the DB… Click to

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3
Mar

Trustee chairs have a responsibility to ensure that their board operates effectively

  For a trustee board to be effective in managing their scheme well, it’s important that the board members have a diverse range of skills and knowledge that complement each other. As a chair, it’s your role to take the lead to ensure that your board has the right range of skills, to identify gaps, and to suggest how those

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20
Feb

Announcing the inaugural Women in Pensions Awards 2018

Announcing the inaugural Women in Pensions Awards 2018 Professional Pensions recently announced the 2018 Women in Pensions Awards which are set to take place on Tuesday 26 June 2018 at the Brewery, London. The Women in Pensions Awards are not about men versus women, or whether a particular gender is more suited to a career or role in pensions; they

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14
Feb

Professional Pensions has recently launched the inaugural Women in Pensions Awards 2018 – which celebrate the achievements of women working in pensions or acting as a trustee.

Professional Pensions has recently launched the inaugural Women in Pensions Awards 2018 – which celebrate the achievements of women working in pensions or acting as a trustee. The Women in Pensions Awards firmly believes that initiatives that aim to inspire and campaign for greater representation of women both in pensions and on trustee boards have a key role to play in supporting gender

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12
Feb

RLVI press release

Investment consulting market commits to help pension funds meet TPR guidance to consider environmental, social and governance issues RLV press release FINAL Click here to read in full

7
Feb

AMNT at BNY Mellon Spring Conference – Successful Member Engagement

Successful Member Engagement: What do your members want? Date: Wednesday 28 February 2018 Venue: BNY Mellon, 160 Queen Victoria Street, London To know more about our Spring Conference of 2018, please browse through the agenda below. Information on our speakers, facilitators and presenters is included throughout the agenda.     Agenda