Tyron is head of Barnett Waddingham’s Pensions Research Group. In his role as chair of this Group he is responsible for producing many of Barnett Waddingham’s information bulletins and our monthly and quarterly Current Pensions Issues publications. Tyron and his team ensure that Barnett Waddingham’s consultants and clients are kept informed about changes to pensions legislation and guidance, and that our views are represented in industry-wide consultations.
His extensive technical knowledge, and ability to communicate complicated issues in ‘plain English’, means that he ensures clients and colleagues are well-informed about the latest legislative and regulatory developments. He regularly speaks on technical pensions issues at seminars, and chairs training sessions for pension scheme trustees in our Bromsgrove office.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has published its annual funding statement for 2019, aimed at trustees of Defined Benefit (DB) pension schemes undertaking scheme funding valuations with an effective date between 22 September 2018 and 21 September 2019.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has published a response to its June 2018 consultation on the subject of building “a Stronger Pensions Regulator”.
From Barnardo’s and BT to Superfunds via GMP – Head of Pensions Research, Tyron Potts, maps out an ‘A - Z’ of everything you may have missed in world of pensions this winter.