Our Pension Administration Technical Help highlights pensions news and legislation that has particular interest to what we do in Pension Administration.
Our latest quarterly newsletter on current and topical pensions issues includes several actions for trustees surrounding the end of contracting-out, state pension reforms and DC refunds.
The PRA has published a Solvency II Insurance Directors’ update letter for all Solvency II affected firms. With the implementation of Solvency less than two months away, reviewing applications for Solvency II approvals is the PRA’s main priority.
There's an abundance of communication surrounding GMP reconciliation, however, much of this includes acronyms and terminology unique to the subject matter. We’ve put together a glossary of terms, covering industry terms to help bring some clarity to this complicated process.
The initial results of the 30 September 2015 actuarial valuation for the Scottish Housing Associations’ Pension Scheme (SHAPS) are expected to be revealed at the employer forums, to be held in November.
When the concept of a Pension Input Period (PIP) was first introduced in April 2006 as part of the ‘A-Day’ pension taxation regime, it could be argued that HMRC missed an opportunity at the time to align all PIPs with the tax year, going forward.