April 2018 Archive

Group Life Newsflash:- excepted schemes

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A lot of employers are being advised to consider unregistered group life schemes for their staff for the provision of lump sum death in service benefits. More …

Protecting Defined Benefit Pension Schemes

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Following its Green Paper on Security and Sustainability in Defined Benefit Pension Schemes in February last year the DWP has now published its white paper under the above heading. More …

Are you ready for higher automatic enrolment contributions from 6 April?

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As many employers will know, on 6 April 2018, and then again on 6 April 2019, the minimum contributions to a pension scheme for the purposes of the automatic enrolment regime will increase. More …

TPAS shifts pension complaints function to The Pensions Ombudsmen

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The dispute resolution function of The Pensions Advisory Service (TPAS) is to be absorbed by The Pensions Ombudsmen and will become the single point of contact for all pension dispute resolutions. More …