BN177 - Scheme Funding Analysis 2019
The Pensions Regulator has published its analysis of actuarial valuations with effective dates in the year to 21 September 2017. The analysis covers valuations submitted to the Regulator by 31 January 2019 and builds on previous analyses (see BBS briefing note 156, which covered the first ten years ...
The Regulator consultation on improving poorly governed pension schemes
The Pensions Regulator has launched a consultation called 'Future of trusteeship and governance', which outlines proposals aimed at reducing the number of poorly governed schemes and developing how the trustee model can be made more effective.
The Pensions Regulator (tPR) updates DC investment guidance
The Pensions Regulator has updated its Investment Governance guidance to include recent changes to the legislation for DC pension schemes. These changes reflect the requirement for the Statement of Investment Principles to include trustees' policies on environmental, social and governance issues suc...
The Office of National Statistics (ONS) publishes data on aging UK population
The ONS has released data that reveals that individuals aged between 60 and 69 will be the fastest growing sector of the workforce in the next fifty years. This is partly due to the increase in the state pension age for women from 60 to 65, while future economic performance and attitudes to work are...
Research suggests that pensions and other assets could be used to help meet social care costs
The Pensions Policy Institute (PPI) has published a report entitles 'Care in alter life: incentives to use assets to pay for care.' The report examines a selection of incentivised proposals that could encourage and assist people to use their existing savings and assets to fund their care in an effic...