Contacted 500 DC schemes
Pitt-Watson spoke at a TTF summit
Attitude to risk and capacity for loss are key
Changes came into operation on 6 April
Jeremy Passmore illustrates the benefits of a trust where ownership for tax lies with the beneficiary
Trustee due diligence should be prioritised over member transfer rights in order to stamp out pension liberation, according to the head of the Pension Liberation Industry Group.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has banned three pension scheme trustees for life after uncovering "serious and persistent" breaches of investment regulations and legislation.
Andrew Meeson, the president of the Association of Tax Technicians (ATT), has stepped down from his post due to money laundering investigation.
Consultants advising employer pension scheme trustees are charging too much for their services, a consultant says.
Standard Life has extended its trust-based pension to offer a defined contribution (DC) master trust arrangement for employers unable to appoint their own trustees.
Ellipse has launched a tool to aid advisers and scheme founders to establish their own trust and complete the HMRC registration process.
Are you a trustee? Are you confused about what records you should keep? Gerry Brown, technical manager at Prudential, provides the answers.
Thousands of fishermen will receive no pension because administrators plan to shut down the scheme without locating half their members.
Equity Trust, the company which owns Singapore qualifying recognised overseas pension scheme (QROPS) Panthera, has vowed to fight a high court decision to ban its scheme.
Pensions minister Steve Webb will today launch a consultation on whether the government should allow scheme trustees to switch the indexation of pension schemes from RPI to the traditionally lower measure of CPI.
Several people connected with Tudor Capital Management, a pension scheme administration service provider, have been arrested on suspicion of fraud, cheating the public revenue and money laundering.
Individuals, trustees and personal representatives of deceased persons will be hit by a CGT rise to 28% for higher rate income taxpayers from midnight tonight.
Bluefin has sold its pension trustee business, SBJ Professional Trustees, to Pitmans Trustees Ltd.
Mark Benson, technical manager at WAY Investment Services, says there are various ways IFAs can prepare for the increase in the minimum qualification level proposed in the RDR...
The remit of the personal accounts trustee board appears to give "unfettered power" to the scheme trustees, Bluefin warns.
In usual ‘dance of the seven veils' style, the Government is slowly teasing us with glimpses of what the personal accounts scheme will look like.
John Hutton, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, has revealed personal accounts will be run by trustees who will take "ultimate responsibility" for the "strategic direction" of the scheme including choosing funds and collecting contributions.
The Pensions Regulator has set out its priorities for the next three years in its Corporate Business Plan, which includes working with the government on the implementation of personal accounts.