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NHS Pensions: Treasury announcement fails to address broken tax system

Following the government announcement of new consultation scheme our experts have addressed the wider impact of an imperfect tax structure.

Welcome proposals on contingent charging represent a pragmatic approach to reduce conflicts

The FCA have today published a number of pension related proposals designed to improve the quality of pension transfer advice. This includes a proposed ban on contingent charging for pension transfer advice. Simon Taylor welcomes the proposal and supports the increase in transparency of charges.

Half of FTSE 100 DB pension schemes could buyout by 2028

Our latest research reveals, by diverting an extra 6% of profits into companies’ pension schemes would allow 70% of FTSE 100 DB pension schemes to buyout in the next decade. On present trends, one in five companies will be in a position to buy out their DB obligations in the next five years, the ultimate objective for most companies to eliminate their pension scheme risk. 55% will be able to do so in the next decade. This is a result of strong investment returns over recent years and the deficit contributions paid by companies.

Continued growth for Barnett Waddingham with the appointment of experienced risk leader

Barnett Waddingham, the UK’s largest independent consultancy at the forefront of risk, actuarial, pension, investment and insurance services, continues to expand its enterprise risk services with the appointment of an established risk leader.

Barnett Waddingham continues to invest in its people and services with the appointment of seven new partners

Barnett Waddingham, a leading independent UK professional services consultancy at the forefront of risk, pensions, investment and insurance, is proud to announce the appointment of 7 new Partners and the promotion of 28 Associates from 1 June. A further 42 existing Associates have been recognised for their contribution to the firm and been awarded the title of Principal this year.

Appointment of experienced consultant boosts Corporate Consulting team

Barnett Waddingham, the UK’s largest independent consultancy at the forefront of risk, actuarial, pension, investment and insurance services, appoints experienced consultant to lead a team supporting companies in making impactful decisions through the effective use of data.

Barnett Waddingham 'highly commended' at UKPA awards

Barnett Waddingham named ‘highly commended’ in the ‘DC Consultancy of the Year’ category at the UKPA awards in what was a very competitive field.

Barnett Waddingham wins the organisation award for ‘Supporting Development’ at the Professional Pension's 'Rising Star Awards’

Last night, Barnett Waddingham won the organisation award for ‘Supporting Development’ at the Professional Pension's 'Rising Star Awards’!

Barnett Waddingham expands bulk annuity services with appointment of experienced actuary

Rosie Fantom joins Barnett Waddingham to help drive our bulk annuity services forward, with significant experience in pension scheme de-risking, insurance and regulatory services.

Fear of discussing mental health issues with employers is more prevalent for lower paid workers

Workers on lower salaries feel less comfortable talking to their employer about mental health, according to our Why BWell report. Just two in five of those earning £20,000 - £30,000 a year said they would be happy talking about mental health at work.

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