Monthly Archives: June 2015

News for week ending 26 June

Regulator to update its DC code, Frank Field to review Freedom & Choice, whilst a couple of pension disputes develop in opposite directions.



News for week ending 19 June

A week of consultations – IASB confirms its proposed amendments to IAS 19 and IFRIC 14, the UK Statistics Authority launches a consultation on UK inflation measures, whilst the Treasury is planning to look at options to ensure that savers wanting to access the new DC flexibilities are not charged excessive exit penalties.


News for week ending 12 June

The FCA confirms extension of its pension transfer rules whilst the Northern Bank pension scheme secures 2015’s largest bulk annuity deal.



News for week ending 5 June

The initial interest in Freedom & Choice subsides whilst Tata Steel workers vote for strike action.



News for week ending 29 May

The Queen’s Speech says little about pensions, the BBC is in the clear over its capping of pensionable salary increases whilst the Regulator issues a Contribution Notice against the man who bought Carrington Wire.