News week ending 9 August
In the news this week, the Government aims to tackle annual allowance problems in the NHS, HSBC banks a £7 billion longevity swap whilst Phoenix Group insures more of its own DB liabilities.
News for week ending 15 March
In the news this week, the Spring Statement avoids pensions altogether, there are more consultations to come on the CMA’s recommendations for investment consultancy and fiduciary management services, the Government confirms replacement of the FRC and the Pensions Regulator has announced it will take no further action against Johnston Press.
News for week ending 6 July
In the news this week, the PLSA publishes recommendations for better retirement outcomes, BA has won it’s appeal against a discretionary increase, the cold calling ban has been delayed, the HMRC AA calculator is back and more buy-in and buy-out transactions are completed.
News for week ending 20 April
In this week’s news, university strike action is suspended, RBS agrees to pay up to £3.5 billion in pension contributions and HMRC removes its annual allowance calculator due to errors.
News for week ending 9 March
In this week’s news, the General Medical Council plans to close its DB scheme to future accrual, whilst HMRC publishes more information about pension tax charges for Scottish taxpayers.