Written by Sandra Wolf- Mallowstreet Badly run schemes need to improve or consolidate, said the Pensions Regulator as it proposes to reduce the number of poorly governed pension schemes in a consultation launched today. The [Future of Trusteeship and Governance](https://www.tpr.gov.uk/en/document-library/consultations/future-of-trusteeship-and-governance-consultation) paper considers how the trustee model can be made more effective. “The trustee model isn’t broken, but it does need
Article published in Professional Pensions- Written by David Weeks, co-chair of the Association of Member Nominated Trustees The Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT) represented the UK at two major international conferences last month. The European Pensions and Investments Summit 2019 was in Montreux; the eighth annual World Pensions Forum was in Brussels. As usual at conferences, impressions come from
Being a rarity on pension fund boards, it would be easy for young trustees to feel they have to work harder to make their views heard. But the real challenge is getting there in the first place. For young people, getting on a trustee board is a journey so unlikely that whenever a young-ish face does show up, that person instantly
‘Price is what you pay; value is what you get’ – Warren Buffett In 2107 Lionel Messi, world footballer of the year, had a salary of $53 million; with experience an NHS nurse team leader could earn annually a maximum of £34,876. Should the excitement of the game at the Nou Camp Barcelona bring on a heart attack, who would
Today the AMNT are pleased to announce that their programme has been accredited and they will now be able to issue Continuing Professional Development (CPD) certificates. To read full press release please click here
David Weeks, co-chair of AMNT wins the ‘Outstanding contribution to the pensions industry’ award at the Pension Management Institute’s Annual Dinner 2019. Click to see full response.
Please click here to view minutes from the AGM held on the 7th March 2019 during our Spring Conference which was held at Willis Tower Watson.
Alan Gander has kindly produced our latest newsletter with a contribution from our sponsor, Barnett Waddingham. Click here to view our February edition.
Click here to view The AMNT’s response to consultation on Stewardship Code. Notes: AMNT The Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT) is a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee, set up by and for member-nominated trustees, member-nominated directors and employee representatives, of UK based occupational pension schemes in the private and public sector. Set up in 2010, the AMNT has included
Responding to Pensions Minister Guy Opperman’s speech at the TUC Pensions Conference today, the Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT) congratulates the Minister for raising the issue of why asset owners do not have control over their shareholder votes when they invest in pooled funds. Janice Turner, founding co-chair of Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT), said: “We strongly welcome