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Pension scheme trustees paid less and working more days on average, new PwC survey reveals
Pension scheme trustees paid less and working more days on average, new PwC survey reveals
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
9 Aug 2017 United Kingdom Trustees
PwC's biennial survey of pension scheme trustees has revealed that overall average annual pay has declined in the last two years. The average number of working days required of board members has increased, with 37% working between 11 and 30 days per annum.

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 >> Aug 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pensions Support Index June 2017
Pensions Support Index
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
Jun 2017 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
According to PwC's latest Pensions Support Index, there has been a fall of more than ten percentage points in the FTSE 350 companies' ability to support their DB pension obligations. This is the biggest annual fall since the recession. The index tracks the overall level of employer support provided to DB schemes and whilst corporate performance has been respectable, the rush for safe assets has pushed gilt prices up and yields down, hitting the valuation of DB liabilities very hard.

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 >> Jun 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Companies could shave 230bn off pension deficits by refining approach to life expectancy projections
PwC Skyval Index
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
1 Feb 2017 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Figures from PwC's Skyval Index have revealed that the deficit of the UK's DB pension funds stood at £470bn at the end of January 2017. Of this, £230bn relates to potential life expectancy improvements a long way into the future and does not need to be pre-funded over the next decade.

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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Companies need extra 10bn per year for next decade just to fund new pension deficits built up in 2016
PwC Skyval Index
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
9 Jan 2017 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Figures from PwC's Skyval Index have revealed that the deficit of the UK's DB pension funds decreased by £20bn in December 2016, bringing the total deficit down to £560bn, still £90bn higher than the start of 2016.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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UK pension funding deficits remain at nearly one-third of UK GDP, despite recovery of 50bn in November 2016
PwC Skyval Index
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
1 Dec 2016 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Figures from PwC's Skyval Index have revealed that the deficit of the UK's DB pension funds improved by £50bn in November 2016, bringing the total deficit down to £580bn, still more than £100bn higher than the start of 2016.

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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Autumn Statement - more steps required to modernise pensions tax system, says PwC
Autumn Statement - more steps required to modernise pensions tax system
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
21 Nov 2016 United Kingdom Taxation, Lifetime ISA
According to research by PwC in light of the upcoming Autumn Statement, 65% of adults in the UK do not feel they understand how workplace pensions are taxed and 75% of those surveyed do not feel they understand how Lifetime ISAs will work.

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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Pension deficit recovers by 60bn in October 2016, according to PwC's Skyval Index
PwC Skyval Index
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
31 Oct 2016 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Figures from PwC's Skyval Index have revealed that the deficit of the UK's DB pension funds improved by £60bn in October 2016, bringing the total deficit down to £630bn.

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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Pension deficit grows by 100bn in a month, according to PwC's Skyval Index
PwC Skyval Index
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
1 Sep 2016 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Figures from PwC's Skyval Index have revealed that the deficit of the UK's DB pension funds increased by £100bn in the last month, bringing the total deficit to £710bn.

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 2016 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pensions Support Index July 2016
Pensions Support Index
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
Jul 2016 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
According to PricewaterhouseCoopers' (PwC) latest Pensions Support Index, there has been no overall improvement in the FTSE 350 companies' ability to support their DB pension obligations. The index tracks the overall level of employer support provided to DB schemes out of a possible score of 100 and reveals that the score now stands at 82, which is the same score as 2006.

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 >> Jul 2016 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pension tax changes are forcing companies to rethink higher earners' reward packages
Pension tax changes are forcing companies to rethink higher earners' reward packages
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
23 Dec 2015 United Kingdom Taxation, Scheme Issues & Trends, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Pension Reform
A survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) of 130 companies has revealed that 26% of respondents are reviewing the role of pensions for all employees as a result of changes to the annual and lifetime allowance for higher earners from April 2016.

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 2015 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Wider pensions reform needed to tackle pension savings shortfall
Wider pensions reform needed to tackle pension savings shortfall
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
30 Sep 2015 United Kingdom Taxation, Savings, Pension Reform
Research from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has found that someone starting in employment today at the age of 22 will need to save a total of 15% of their annual salary towards their pension if they want to achieve their desired retirement income. The findings also revealed that 59% of people say their lack of understanding of the pensions system puts them off saving more into a pension.

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 2015 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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People want pensions to be taxed like ISAs - PwC research
People want pensions to be taxed like ISAs - PwC research
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
8 Aug 2015 United Kingdom Taxation, Pension Reform
Research by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has found that four out of ten people would like their pensions to be treated more like Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs) so that they are taxed while working rather than in retirement. Only 27% of the 1,197 adults questioned said that they thought the current system of tax relief for pensions was the most appealing option.

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 >> Aug 2015 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pensions Support Index May 2015
Pensions Support Index
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
May 2015 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Scheme Issues & Trends, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
According to PricewaterhouseCoopers' (PwC) latest Pensions Support Index, FTSE 350 companies' ability to support their DB pension obligations has fallen for the first time in over three years. The index tracks the overall level of employer support provided to DB schemes out of a possible score of 100 and reveals that the score now stands at 80, which amounts to a three point decrease since 2014.

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 >> May 2015 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pension reforms: Fears of luxury spending are unfounded - pensioners are considering all options, says PwC research
Pension reforms: Fears of luxury spending are unfounded - pensioners are considering all options
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
10 Apr 2015 United Kingdom Pension Reform, Pensioners & Retirement
According to a survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), just 1% of 50 to 75-year-olds intend to use their entire pension pot to "treat themselves" under the new pension freedoms. 45% of respondents intend to use a drawdown product to draw an income, while 32% plan to invest some or all of their pension fund.

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 >> Apr 2015 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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PwC pension reforms survey - fewer than 40% of 50-75 year olds have been contacted by their pension provider ahead of April 6th
PwC pension reforms survey
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
5 Apr 2015 United Kingdom Pension Reform, Pensioners & Retirement
A survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has revealed that just 36% of 50-75 year olds have been contacted by their pension provider on the options available to them following the 6 April reforms. This percentage goes down to 26% for the low wealth, small pension pot category and is still only 48% in the high wealth, large pension category.

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 >> Apr 2015 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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