PP poll shows many schemes still hold concerns over attracting MNTs
PP poll respondents say smaller schemes are under too much pressure
PP research finds only a third of trustees feel they have had adequate help so far
PP conducted a poll to discover how readers thought administration could be made better
Comes as a PP poll finds almost three quarters agree they are “drowning” under a deluge
Agreement that gender and race inequalities need to be better addressed
Lay trustees should complete the PMI certificate of trusteeship as well as TPR’s toolkit
While trustees are split on whether compulsory knowledge should include a full regulatory understanding of the process of a pension transfer, many agree it could help better protect vulnerable savers.
Many trustees are not fully aware of the new requirements of The Pension Regulator’s (TPR) combined code of practice, giving them little time to prepare for change, Barnett Waddingham says.
In this week's Pensions Buzz we want to know how positive you feel about the direction of pensions regulation.
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know if you think chair's statements are fit for purpose.
Professional Pensions asked its readers to describe the current state of the pensions industry in one word this week, eliciting a mix of predominantly gloomy adjectives.
Guidelines on what is and is not viewed as defined benefit (DB) trustees providing members with regulated advice need to be clearer, respondents to a Professional Pensions survey say.
The trustees of the BT Pension Scheme, Ford Pension Schemes, and the Marks and Spencer Pension Scheme have confirmed they will seek a judicial review of the decision to replace the Retail Prices Index (RPI) from 2030.
Calls for 'scam prevention minister' resurface as government grapples with industry for more support
The scam ‘epidemic’ across the pensions industry needs better government intervention in the form of a specifically appointed minister, AJ Bell has reiterated.
Less than half (45%) of trustees and pension scheme administrators say their schemes have accurate accrued pension amounts available digitally for all members, according to PP research.
The pensions industry is broadly split on whether the Spring Budget hit the right notes in regards to its approach to pensions, according to a poll by PP.
Four in five (81%) industry professionals believe defined benefit (DB) schemes should choose their own framework and pathway to net-zero rather than following set prescriptions.
The majority of the pensions industry agrees an eventual net-zero target should not be mandated for schemes as part of the Pension Schemes Bill, according to a Professional Pensions poll.
A call for the government to consider handing responsibility for tackling pension scams to a specially appointed minister has faced backlash from PP readers.
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know whether your approach to technological innovation has changed during Covid-19.
The industry is split on whether The Pensions Regulator’s (TPR) January removal of late payment reporting flexibility is too early, a Professional Pensions poll shows.
Pensions and financial inclusion minister Guy Opperman has confirmed a cross-sector working group to address the problems caused by small pension pots.