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2018 Pension Trends Survey Report No 3 - Defined Benefit Schemes and 2019 Pensions Bill
Pension Trends Survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
25 Oct 2018 United Kingdom Pensions Dashboard, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Legislation, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends
The Association of Consulting Actuaries has published the third in a series of reports outlining the results of the ACA's 2018 Pension trends survey. According to the results, 70% of employers believe TPR needs more powers to help protect DB schemes, but 72% feel those powers should prioritise unscrupulous employers rather than toughening the funding code of practice for all.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Oct 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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2018 Pension trends survey Report No 2 - Pension Tax Relief
Pension trends survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
15 Oct 2018 United Kingdom Taxation
The Association of Consulting Actuaries has published the second in a series of reports outlining the results of the ACA's 2018 Pension trends survey. According to the results, 59% of employers say the current pension tax structure is too complicated and needs simplification. Additionally, 78% of employers say that the tapered annual allowance should be reconsidered, while 53% also want the lifetime allowance to be abolished.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Oct 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Survey finds no consensus on long-term funding of social care
ACA 2018 Pension Trends Survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
27 Sep 2018 United Kingdom Carers, Savings, State Pensions, Taxation
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has published the first in a series of reports outlining the results of its 2018 Pension Trends Survey. According to the findings, 41% of employers believe that tax changes should be made to encourage social care costs being funded from private pensions, whereas 40% oppose such a move.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Sep 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Decision time approaches - Final Report of the ACA 2017 Pension trends survey
ACA 2017 Pension Trends Survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
Nov 2017 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, State Pensions, Taxation
The latest results published by the Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) in the final report of this year’s ACA 2017 Pension Trends Survey confirm that over 40% of employees in smaller firms are being ruled not eligible for auto-enrolment into a workplace pension. The results also show that 57% of employers think the self-employed should be brought into pension auto-enrolment.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Defined benefit schemes: 47% of sponsors say transfer requests now exceed 5% of membership... with 61% reporting advice services are found wanting
ACA Pension Trends Survey Interim Report No 2
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
24 Oct 2017 United Kingdom Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Transfers
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has published key findings from the second interim report of this year's ACA Pension Trends Survey. According to the findings, 47% of sponsors with DB schemes say the incidence of transfer requests exceeds 5% of scheme members, with a third of these employers reporting requests exceeding 10% of scheme members.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Oct 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Defined Benefit Schemes: 53% of sponsors say scheme costs are having negative impact on pay
ACA Pension Trends Survey Interim Report No 1
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
15 Sep 2017 United Kingdom Administration, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Taxation
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has published key findings from the first interim report of this year’s ACA Pension Trends Survey. According to the findings, 53% of employers say that the costs associated with their DB schemes are having a negative impact on pay increases, with 80% claiming the cost was also having a negative impact on inter-generational equity.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Sep 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The Missing Millions
ACA Smaller Firms' Pensions Survey Report
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
Feb 2017 United Kingdom Pension Reform, Automatic Enrolment, Accounting
The Final Report of the 2016/17 ACA Smaller Firms' Pensions Survey looks at auto-enrolment in small firms with fewer than 250 employees. The report reveals that 57% of smallest employers (those employing fewer than ten workers) say that auto-enrolment is 'very complex', while 36-40% of employees at smallest employers are typically ineligible for auto-enrolment.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Feb 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Small firms expect big shift in typical retirement ages over next decade
2016 Smaller Firms Pension Survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
9 Dec 2016 United Kingdom State Pensions, Savings, Longevity
The Association of Consulting Actuaries has published its third Interim Report of the 2016 Smaller Firms Pension Survey, which finds that 20% of firms expect typical retirement ages to rise above the age of 67 by 2020, compared to 4% of firms two years ago. The findings also reveal that 56% of firms believe that changes to allow for a flexible state pension age from age 66 should be considered in the next review of the state pension age.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Dec 2016 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Survey finds firms are confused by Lifetime ISA conflict with promotion of workplace pensions
2016 Smaller Firms Pension Survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
7 Nov 2016 United Kingdom Taxation, Pension Reform, Lifetime ISA, Automatic Enrolment
The Association of Consulting Actuaries has published its second Interim Report of the 2016 Smaller Firms Pension Survey, which finds that 72% of firms are confused by the launch of the Lifetime ISA (LISA). The report suggests that the confusion has arisen as a result of the Government’s parallel initiative of requiring all companies with one or more employees to auto-enrol them into separate qualifying pension arrangements. The findings also reveal that 60% of respondents support the current structure of pension taxation but want more help targeted on lower income groups.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2016 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Survey finds over 90% of smaller firms say law should allow pension increases to be moved to CPI index
2016 Smaller Firms Pension Survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
10 Oct 2016 United Kingdom Scheme Issues & Trends, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC)
According to the Association of Consulting Actuaries' first Interim Report of the 2016 Smaller Firms Pension Survey, over 90% of firms support reforms that would allow DB pension schemes to move to CPI indexation of benefits, as opposed to RPI or any other higher indexation provision.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Oct 2016 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Time to pull together
Final Report of the ACA 2015/16 Pension trends survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
3 Feb 2016 United Kingdom Taxation, Pension Reform, Automatic Enrolment
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has published the final report of its 2015 Pension trends survey. The research finds that 31% of the 477 employers that took part say the reduction in tax relief and complexities of the tax regime have caused employees on higher incomes to leave their schemes. The survey further found that 81% of employers are concerned about the amount they are currently spending on pensions.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Feb 2016 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Time to get real: Survey underscores need for next-step reforms to increase minimum pension contributions
ACA 2015 Pensions trends survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
12 Oct 2015 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Automatic Enrolment
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has published the first report of the ACA 2015 Pension trends survey. The research finds that millions of workers have been enrolled into pensions since 2012 with minimum combined employer and employee contribution levels of just 2% of total earnings. In addition, the forecast smaller employer opt-out rate median band is between 16% and 20%.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Oct 2015 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The steep path ahead: The pension contribution challenge in smaller firms
Final Report of 2014 ACA Smaller Firms' Pensions Survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
5 Jan 2015 United Kingdom Taxation, Scheme Issues & Trends, Pension Reform, Automatic Enrolment
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has published its final report on the findings of its 2014 Smaller Firms' Pensions Surveys, which focuses on pension contribution levels in smaller firms and their readiness for new types of arrangements being introduced by way of the current Pension Schemes Bill. The report has found that for those newly auto-enrolled into pensions, the median employer contributions is between 1-3% of earnings. Employee contributions was generally at an even lower level, between 1-2% of earnings.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jan 2015 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Time for a reality check?
2014 ACA Smaller Firms' Pensions Survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
23 Oct 2014 United Kingdom Taxation, Scheme Issues & Trends, Pension Reform, Automatic Enrolment
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has published the preliminary findings of its 2014 Smaller Firms’ Pensions Survey, which looks at trends in pension provision and responds to questions raised about pension reforms including experience of and preparations for auto-enrolment. According to the survey, nine out of ten employers who have not yet reached their staging date for auto-enrolment want the process postponed until legislation on increased pension flexibility, new pension choices and charges has been completed.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Oct 2014 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Time to save more for tomorrow: Growing workplace pensions fit for purpose
ACA 2013 Pension trends survey
Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA)
2 Jan 2014 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Automatic Enrolment
The Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has published a report entitled "Time to save more for tomorrow: Growing workplace pensions fit for purpose", which forms part two of the ACA's 2013 Pension trends survey. The report finds that pension savings into defined contribution pension schemes have largely flat-lined over the past decade, with average contribution rates set to decline over the next few years due to low initial auto-enrolment contributions.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jan 2014 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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