Blog: Climate of risk creates fertile ground for employee benefits


John Ritchie reviews the trends in employee benefits and looks ahead to its future growth.

This year has been one of significant and rapid change for the employee benefits industry. Employers are striving for better value and a clear return on investment. The acceleration of the move away from defined benefit-led arrangements has added to an unprecedented level of review of scheme structures and providers. Employers wanting employees to see and feel the value of their entire package has stimulated growth in web platforms that deliver improved communications but at the same time reduce the costs of delivery in all parts of the value chain. The rate of change in the way...

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