- Published on: 31-01-2020
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More than one in eight (13 per cent) older workers have changed their retirement plans due to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).
Its survey found that 8 per cent of workers over the age of 50 planned to retire later, while 5 per cent planned to retire earlier
Pension scammers are offering consumers free pension reviews via social media to try and circumvent the cold calling ban, according to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
The Buckinghamshire Pension Fund (BPF) has identified “discrepancies” in its data on outstanding employer and employee contributions
New regulatory requirements for defined benefit (DB) transfers from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) could lead to a lack of available advice, Aegon has warned
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) director of AE, Mel Charles, discusses the regulator's enforcement approach to AE compliance during Covid-19
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has published a consultation on levy rules for 2021/22, including a proposal to halve the levy for schemes with less than £20m in liabilities.
The proposed reduction will be tapered so that only schemes with £50m or more in liabilities will be charged in full, which the PPF hopes will benefit the schemes with SME employers
Francesca Fabrizi interviews Nick Burns, CEO, Gallagher’s Employee Benefits Consulting Division, U.K about the UK pensions industry and asks why the time for change is now
Francesca Fabrizi meets Lee Clements, director of SRI research at FTSE Russell, to discuss climate change risk in investment portfolios
Laura Blows speaks to Laird R. Landmann, group managing director and co-director of fixed income at US-based TCW, about the opportunities TCW can provide for UK pension funds
Laura Blows talks to the Society of Pension Professionals president, Paul McGlone, about both the industry's and the society's latest developments.
Alex Mitchell, Head of Tracing & Data Solutions at Capita, meets Francesca Fabrizi, Editor in Chief of Pensions Age to discuss recent trends in the pensions tracing space
Francesca Fabrizi meets Craig Scordellis, Head of Long-Only Multi-Asset Credit at CQS, to discuss what MAC strategies can offer pension schemes today
Cashflow-driven investing (or CDI) is becoming increasingly topical as pension schemes progress
to their endgame. Not only this, but market events in the first quarter of 2020 have seen credit spreads
widen significantly, which has improved the feasibility of implementing a CDI solution for schemes with funding positions that have weathered the crisis