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Image for Administration Standards for Master Trusts – why are they needed?

Administration Standards for Master Trusts – why are they needed?

11 August 2017

PASA's Lorraine Harper discusses why administration standards are important for Master trusts

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ONS figures show improved disposable income for retired households

10 August 2017

The Office of National Statistics (ONS) has released latest figures on the income of retired households over the last 40 years.

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New PLSA council chairs elected

10 August 2017

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has announced that new chairs for its Defined Benefit (DB) and Defined Contribution (DC) councils have been elected.

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Buy-in and buy-out volumes almost double in first half of 2017

10 August 2017

UK pension schemes completed £5.1bn of pension buy-ins and buy-outs in the first half of 2017 – an 88% increase on the same period last year.

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New fund launched for emerging markets

04 August 2017

BMO Global Asset Management has launched a new fund that will invest in small companies in emerging markets.

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Cyber risk at forefront of pension scheme concerns

04 August 2017

Risks posed by cyber security and data protection are high on the list of pension scheme's concerns, according national audit, tax and advisory firm Crowe Clark Whitehill.

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A perfect savings storm for the youngsters

04 August 2017

Richard Butcher explains how the pensions model needs drastic change to avoid a bleak and expensive future for young savers

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