News on Pensions December 2016

Published by Tyron Potts on

Our expert

  • Tyron Potts

    Tyron Potts

    Associate and Head of Pensions Research

  • Welcome to this month's News on Pensions, where we bring you most recent news from The Pension Protection Fund, The Pensions Regulator and The Department for Work and Pensions.

    In this edition we discuss:

    News from the DWP

    • A new approach to equalising GMPs
    • Cap on early exit charges

    Autumn Statement

    • Reduction in the Money Purchase Annual Allowance (MPAA)
    • Salary sacrifice
    • Ban on pension cold calling
    • Tackling rising longevity and fiscal sustainabililty

    We also keep you up to date with

    • ONS inflation measures
    • PPF 7800 Index
    • BHS warning notices issued
    • TPR structured learning for trustees
    • General levy reduction for large schemes
    • Recent blogs and briefing note roundup
    • Forthcoming events calendar

    To read about all the topics above in more detail, you can download the full newsletter below.