The process of UK employers having to automatically enrol employees into a qualifying pension scheme has now commenced for the largest employers. Our guide will assist employers in their understanding of the inherent complexities of the proposed changes.
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On 22 November 2011, BBS held a Seminar on Automatic Enrolment. A summary of the questions that arose on the day is available to download here.
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On 22 November 2011, BBS held a Seminar on Automatic Enrolment. The seminar slides are available to download here.
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This overview focuses on the key aspects of defined contribution (DC) pension arrangements, highlighting the differences where applicable.
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For further information about our services, please download our brochure.
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This factsheet considers the viability of exercises to incentivise members of defined benefit schemes to transfer out or otherwise reduce their liabilities. It concludes that such exercises are often best targeted towards a possibly small number of individuals where such a transaction is likely to be in both the sponsor's and their own interests.
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This factsheet considers the main characteristics of alternative asset classes, the issues that need to be considered before investment and the use of multi-asset funds as a means of avoiding some of the governance problems associated with direct investment.
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This factsheet discusses the causes of funding volatility and how this might be mitigated in practice, including the use of funding-level based de-risking plans, liability driven investment vehicles and bulk annuity purchase.
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This factsheet explains Equity investment for trustees of occupational pension schemes.
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