PerioDiC - April 2019

Our Spring PerioDiC newsletter summarises the trustee, company, and other elements to be aware of which help with running a defined contribution (DC) scheme.

Some of the topics covered this time include:

  • Pension funds and social investment
  • Proposals to consider illiquid investments and consolidation
  • Winding-up guidance published
  • New standards for professional trustees
  • Review of additional voluntary arrangements
  • Increase in minimum contribution rates
  • Authorisation of master trust schemes
  • Changes to the Pension Quality Mark standards
  • Consultation on drawdown investment pathways
  • Pension dashboards a step closer
  • Mid-life MOT web-portal