- Published on: 13-12-2019
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Almost half (44 per cent) of all trust leaders are considering, or already planning, to leave the NHS because of the ongoing pensions crisis, new research by NHS providers has revealed.
The report, An unnecessary divide: the impact of pensions taxation on NHS trust leaders, revealed “widespread” concerns over the impact of restricting solutions to the pensions tax issues to clinical leaders, as did the interim plans announced by NHS England in November did
Over three-quarters (76 per cent) of firms with defined benefit (DB) transfer advice permission could be giving harmful advice, a Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) investigation has revealed
Over 80 per cent of savers want greater transparency about which companies their pensions are invested in, new research by PensionsBee has revealed
The Pensions Ombudsman (TPO) has upheld a complaint against the Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service over an ill health retirement pension (IHRP)
ABI policy adviser in long-term savings, Reuben Overmark, explains why focus should be switched from simpler annual benefit statements to dashboard development
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
Laura Blows speaks to PMI president Lesley Carline about how the institute is continuously adapting to cater to evolving industry requirements
In May 2019, the Brick Development Association completed a buy-in for its legacy deﬁned beneﬁ t pension scheme with Legal & General, insuring the £1.7 million of beneﬁts for its 13 members. Jack Gray speaks to the scheme trustee and employer about the challenges faced as a small scheme, the process preceding the deal completion, and why it was close to never happening at all
Telent and Rothesay Life recently conclude the largest bulk annuity deal in UK history, completing a full buyout with the GEC 1972 scheme worth £4.7 billion, in September 2019. Jack Gray speaks to Telent pensions director, Pete Harris, its CIO, Alan Goodman, and Rothesay Life co-head of business development, Sammy Cooper-Smith, about how this unique deal was completed