It is inevitable rumours and speculation have now started to circulate about what the Chancellor might do in the first autumn budget. Our blog lays out pre-budget considerations for high earners.
The shadow pensions minister reignites debate on Collective defined contribution schemes. Danny Wilding explores the Dutch method.
Creating an effective investment governance framework for with-profits funds is essential to maximising long-term returns and we want to help you. Read our 7 top tips here.
The first public submissions of the Solvency and Financial Condition Report (SFCR) for the majority of firms were published in late May this year.
The slowing of mortality improvements in the UK in recent years has been widely discussed. In this Spotlight we compare recent mortality in the UK to a large number of European countries.
Since the Lifetime Allowance (LTA) reduced again to £1 million at 6 April 2016, there has been an increase in the use of excepted group life policies (EGLPs) for employees who already have a high level of benefit in a registered pension scheme.
Our Pension Administration Technical Help highlights pensions news and legislation that pays particular interest to what we do in Pension Administration.
We’re delighted to welcome Peter Meyler to lead our new Workplace Consultancy team. An expert in HR strategy, Peter’s wealth of experience strengthens the existing award-winning Workplace Health and Wealth (WHW) team.
For the second consecutive year, we are delighted to have been named ‘DC Adviser of the Year’ at Pensions Insight's DC Awards.
50% of employers are concerned that DC is not being used for its primary purpose
Why BWell 2017 questioned full and part time UK workers to determine the overall level of wellbeing and happiness in the workplace.
A recent investigation by Barnett Waddingham has uncovered significant inconsistency in the investment performance of UK with profit funds
Following the introduction of ‘Pension Freedoms’ in 2015, we examine whether members of Money Purchase schemes should choose to transfer from defined benefit occupational pension schemes. Let us introduce you to John and Sarah.
We were appointed to advise a client with ~£400m of assets in 2015 and this case study sets out how we worked with the trustees and employer to ultimately reduce risk and increase expected returns while working towards an agreed objective.
We provide a regular funding and investment monitoring service to the trustees of a £40m scheme. We were asked to review the funding and investment strategies of the scheme, in particular with a view of reducing the risk of the deficit increasing further.
A fairly quiet budget is expected for pensions overall on 22 November, albeit with the possibility of some further changes being announced on tax reliefs and the allowances associated with them.
Barnett Waddingham has received a ‘Gold Award’ from the independent Investor in Customers (IIC) assessment process for its pension administration service.
Two thirds of UK workers admit to coasting or struggling in the workplace with just 18% reporting they’re flourishing, finds a survey published today by Barnett Waddingham.