Tag: Pensions

14
Jul

Hymans Robertson – Webinar: The future of DC and long-term savings

It’s a long-term ambition to achieve greater simplicity and consistency in pension engagement. This will not only help understanding but focus on improving member outcomes. So, how do we achieve this? For the latest webinar in our DC Master Trust Marketplace series, we’re focusing on the future of DC and long-term savings. We’ll be asking our panel of experts to share their vision for future savings,

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22
Jun

Hymans Robertson – Webinar: Building better financial security throughout retirement

The 2015 pension freedoms have led to a new focus on the at-retirement ‘decumulation phase’ in a DC scheme member’s journey. Yet while the freedoms have been broadly welcomed, recent FCA figures show almost two thirds of those at the point of retirement don’t take any professional financial advice on how to best use their pot. A growing concern is that the

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19
May

Baker McKenzie – Global Pensions Webinar Series

Baker McKenzie’s Global Pensions team is delighted to invite you to our first virtual global webinar series. This two-part series will bring together colleagues from around the world to explore the latest developments in pensions across multiple jurisdictions. Scanning the horizon: developments across the global pension markets Wednesday 19 May, 3.30 – 4.30 pm BST In our first webinar, we

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28
Jan

AMNT Article Features

The AMNT has featured in numerous publications at the end of 2020, click the links below to read the full articles: https://www.ftadviser.com/pensions/2020/10/07/call-for-pension-wise-to-operate-advice-service/ https://www.ftadviser.com/pensions/2020/10/12/advisers-sceptical-about-pension-wise-advice-proposals/ https://www.professionalpensions.com/sponsored/4017842/amnt-david-weeks-discusses-trustees-hunger-knowledge-risking https://www.professionalpensions.com/feature/4021107/amnt-celebrates-punching-weight https://www.professionalpensions.com/news/4024874/amnt-calls-positive-action-order-recruit-member-nominated-trustees https://www.pensionsage.com/pa/AMNT-endorses-TPR-and-Govt-for-proactive-apporach.php https://www.pensionsage.com/pa/Covid-19-has-ot-made-much-impact-on-most-MNTs-pension-scheme-risks.php https://www.pensionsage.com/pa/DWP-confirms-pension-scheme-bill-still-priority-despite-Covid-19-delays.php https://secure.mallowstreet.com/article/b54228 https://secure.mallowstreet.com/article/b52725 https://secure.mallowstreet.com/article/b51890 https://secure.mallowstreet.com/article/b56277 https://secure.mallowstreet.com/article/b56277 https://secure.mallowstreet.com/article/b54870 https://secure.mallowstreet.com/article/b53458 https://www.wired-gov.net/wg/news.nsf/articles/Minister+for+Pensions+Guy+Oppermans+speech+on+a+new+direction+for+trustee+stewardship+02122020164300?open

4
Sep

Hymans Robertson – Webinar: Seeking investment opportunities in the wake of COVID-19

As markets and economies tentatively recover from COVID-19, focus can now move to the new investment opportunities available to investors. Over the last couple of months, we’ve been working with managers to better understand which are most likely to provide genuine and accessible opportunities. Register for our webinar on 4 September where our experts will show how we screen and evaluate

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8
Nov

22 years of pension savings gone in 24 hours

Pension Fraud can be devastating. Victims can be left facing retirement with limited income, and little or no opportunity to build their years of savings back up. Read more here

12
Sep

PLSA Trusteeship – Part 3: The Expert

This course is aimed at those who have been in their trustee role for two to three years, who are familiar with the basic principles of trusteeship and accustomed to attending trustee meetings – but who are keen to hone their skills and improve their effectiveness as a trustee.

10
Jul

MNTs of ‘highest importance’ to pension boards – Dromey

Written by Theo Andrew – Pensions Age Labour Shadow Pension Minister, Jack Dromey, has said having a member-nominated trustee (MNT) on all pension boards is “of the highest importance”. Speaking at the Association of Member Nominated Trustees (AMNT) Summer Conference last week (5 July), Dromey said that a Labour government would push for stronger member representation, in a time of

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9
Jul

Shadow Pensions Minister, Jack Dromey supports the role of member representatives on pension schemes as TPR pushes for professionalising the trustee role

Labour MP champions the role of member representatives on pension boards as the regulator increases efforts to get more professional trustees on boards Dromey reaffirms last year’s statement that Labour wants to move from at least a third member-nominated trustees on pension fund boards to a 50/50 split Labour MP wants to see the establishment of a “fiduciary college” within

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9
Jul

Hymans Robertson breakfast seminar – DB scheme consolidation: one year on

Consolidation has been one of the most significant new trends to shake up the Defined Benefit (DB) industry. Despite many forms of consolidation having existed for decades, the industry-wide drive to lower costs, reduce risks and improve member security has accelerated developments and demand across a wide range of consolidation options. And this is only set to continue. Register for our

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