- Published on: 31-01-2020
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The House of Lords will consider the House of Commons’ amendments to the Pension Schemes Bill on 19 January, the government has confirmed.
The announcement has led to suggestions that the bill could become the Pension Schemes Act 2021 as early as the middle of next week
There is continued uncertainty around the proposed powers for The Pensions Regulator (TPR) outlined in the Pension Schemes Bill, with specific concerns as to what they will mean for deals to save distressed businesses, according to research from Taylor Wessing
Wightlink staff have voted to take strike action on various dates throughout April to June, in light of plans to close the defined benefit (DB) pension scheme to existing employees and reintroduce flexible working practices seen in the first six months of the pandemic
Pensions Management Institute (PMI) director of policy and external affairs, Tim Middleton, explains why the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) should be shown more gratitude than it receives
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) said it received “general support” in its interim response to its first defined benefit (DB) funding code consultation, although some concerns have been raised about proposed twin track routes
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
The Covid-19 pandemic created concerns that over-55s may raid their pension savings to plug any financial gaps caused by the crisis. However, while the initial response was calm, withdrawals are starting to rise again and the retirement saving decisions made now may have longer-term consequences, finds Laura Blows