The winds of change
Written by Jon Dean on 18 October 2018
The traditionally slow-moving pensions industry is evolving at a rapid pace.
'Putting' Charity First
Written by Altus on 3 October 2018
Altus Consulting, a Bath financial services company has raised nearly £6,000 for the Children’s ward at the Royal United Hospitals Bath.
Bigger than ever
Written by Rory Gravatt on 20 September 2018
2018 has been the biggest ever year for bulk annuities, and this growth is only set to continue. But trustees looking to become involved in the booming market must take into account market pricing, where deals are closing and capital adequacy.
Stick or twist
Written by Rory Gravatt on 5 September 2018
An unprecedented number of people moved out of defined benefit schemes last year due to freedom and choice reforms and low gilt yields, which brought about record transfer values.
Reading the signs all wrong
Written by Rory Gravatt on 14 August 2018
The Work and Pensions Committee is missing the point when it asks whether people understand the cost and value for money of their pension products – a recent FCA paper revealed that one third of those who opted for pensions freedoms don’t even understand where or how their money is invested