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Searching for: topic is "Brexit"

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Pensions Research 2018 - December 2018
Pensions Research 2018
Employee Benefits and Barnett Waddingham
Dec 2018 United Kingdom Advisers, Automatic Enrolment, Brexit, Lifetime ISA, Pension Reform, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC)
A report published by Employee Benefits and Barnett Waddingham has shown that 85% of its 246 respondents believe it is too early to tell what the impact of Brexit will be on pensions. Of those surveyed, 30% think Brexit will have no impact - an increase from the 11% who felt the same way in 2017.
C61131988 Click here to view the full summary.  
 
Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
28 Nov 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Brexit, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, Transfers, Trustees
 Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • On the whole, are you positive about the outlook for pensions in 2019?;
  • What do you believe will be the key positive for pensions in 2019?;
  • Should the contribution levels of highly compensated employees be linked to the contribution levels of lower-paid staff?;
  • Do you agree with MPs that HSBC has a moral imperative to drop pension clawback rules?;
  • Do you think auto-enrolment obligations should be simplified?; and
  • Should trustees suspend DB to DC pension transfer activity following the recent GMP equalisation ruling?
7D11311D7 Click here to view the full summary. Click here to contact the authors.
 
Over-50s think they need a £500K windfall to make financial advice worthwhile
Over-50s think they need a £500K windfall to make financial advice worthwhile
The London Institute of Banking & Finance and Seven Investment Management (7IM)
26 Nov 2018 United Kingdom Advisers, Brexit, Investment - General, Savings
According to research by the London Institute of Banking & Finance (LIBF) and Seven Investment Management (7IM), only 53% of Britain's over-50s feel well prepared for retirement, with 38% worrying about it, but it would take a windfall of over half a million pounds before most would call in a financial adviser.
A011320C3 Click here to view the full summary.  
 
PTL announces results of fourth quarterly DB risk survey
DB risk survey
Pitmans Trustees Ltd (PTL)
7 Nov 2018 United Kingdom Brexit, Data Protection, Equality, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General, Longevity, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits, Technology & Systems, Trustees
PTL has published the results of its fourth quarterly DB Risk Survey, which asks respondents to indicate the top three risks currently facing DB pension schemes. The results of the survey show that employer covenant risk remains the highest-rated risk to DB schemes, while there has also been an increase in the percentage of respondents ranking the implications of Brexit for investment as one of their biggest concerns.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

F81127774   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
16 Oct 2018 United Kingdom Administration, Brexit, Investment - Ethical and SRI, Trustees
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • Are default decumulation pathways a good way to overcome retirement confusion?;
  • Has your pension scheme or a scheme you work with started contingency planning to assess the impact of a no-deal Brexit?;
  • Should financial services firms be required to disclose the potential effect of climate change on long-term investments, such as pensions?;
  • Are basis point charges still a legitimate way for trustees to assess investment management costs when appointing managers?; and
  • Should member-nominated trustees be paid?

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.

311125095   Click here to contact the authors.
 
How will Brexit affect your pension?
How will Brexit affect your pension?
AEGON
15 Aug 2018 United Kingdom Brexit, Investment - Performance
Research by Aegon has revealed that a high proportion of individuals are concerned about the impact of Brexit on their pensions, with 42% of respondents believing it will have a negative effect on the value of their retirement savings.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

C311143FD    
 
Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
31 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Brexit, Legislation, Lifetime ISA, Trustees
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • The amount of UK pensions legislation has increased from just 100 pages in the 1970s to around 160,000 pages today. Do you think there is too much red tape in pensions?
  • How likely is it that the UK will reach a Brexit deal and avoid a ‘no deal’ scenario by 29 March 2019?
  • Should the Government abolish the Lifetime ISA?
  • Should the Government introduce stepped AE contributions based on an individual’s annual income?
  • Should there be a maximum age that someone can act as a trustee?

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

D91112165   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Rebuilding trust in long-term savings - Part 1: Qualitative consumer research with the over 50s
Rebuilding trust in long-term savings
Just Group plc
Feb 2018 United Kingdom Brexit, Savings, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), State Pensions
Just Group has published part 1 of its Rebuilding Trust in Long-term Savings report, which asked 45 respondents aged between 50 and 60 to rate separately how they felt about the state pension, salary-related pensions and DC pensions. Whilst revealing an overall mistrust of pensions, the report showed that levels of trust varied across the three pension types. According to the findings, 17 respondents reported that they trusted the state pension a lot/a bit and the same number said they did not trust DC pensions much/at 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 >> Feb 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

2C10835CE   Click here to contact the authors.
 
ISEQ DB Pension Deficits decrease from €2.5bn to €1.1bn
ISEQ DB Pension Deficits decrease from €2.5bn to €1.1bn
Mercer
22 Jan 2018 Ireland Brexit, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
According to data from Mercer, DB pension deficits for the ISEQ constituents decreased by approximately €1.4bn from €2.5bn to €1.1bn over 2017.

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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

DF10814EF   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
29 Nov 2017 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Brexit, Investment - Ethical and SRI, Master Trusts, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • Which of the following do you think will be the greatest risk to pension scheme investment in 2018: geopolitical risk, Brexit, return of market volatility, monetary policy, financial market crash, or other?;
  • Was the Autumn Budget good news or bad news for pensions?;
  • Do you think the auto-enrolment review will lead to any big reforms?;
  • The Work and Pensions Committee has launched an inquiry into collective defined contribution (CDC). Is it time to think about introducing CDC?; and
  • If you were setting up a new manufacturing company today, employing 1000 people, would you provide a DB pension, pay above minimum auto-enrolment contributions to a trust-based DC plan or Master Trust or pay minimum auto-enrolment contributions into a trust-based DC plan or Master Trust, or other?

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.

61107521A   Click here to contact the authors.
 
The meaning of life 2: The UK life company business model in the context of dramatic changes to the political landscape and the investment and private-sector pensions market
The meaning of life
Pensions Institute and Cass Business School
Nov 2017 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Brexit, Investment - General, Pension Reform
The Pensions Institute at Cass Business School has published its second "The meaning of life" report, which sets out to update the findings of the November 2015 independent investigation into the UK's life company business model. The report looks at the dramatic changes both within the industry and in wider society in the last two years, including Brexit and the implementation of Solvency II.

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.

B21073431    
 
UK's workers start to learn the 10-year retirement saving lesson
Class of 2017
Prudential
24 Sep 2017 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Brexit, Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Reform, Scheme Issues & Trends, State Pensions
Prudential's Class of ... research, which has tracked the retirement finances, plans and aspirations of people retiring each year since 2008, has revealed that the number of people retiring with no pension has reduced significantly over the last ten years. The latest Class of 2017 has found that just 14% of those planning to retire in 2017 will do so without any pension savings, compared to 23% in 2008.

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.

3C10625C2   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
20 Sep 2017 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Brexit, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Master Trusts, Scheme Issues & Trends, Trustees
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • As we approach the fifth anniversary of auto-enrolment in October, how successful do you think it has been?;
  • When do you think the next significant financial crisis will be?;
  • Paul Masterton MP says there should be a statutory override to allow schemes to switch to CPI. Do you agree?;
  • What is the single most important factor employers and trustees should look at when considering DC master trusts?; and
  • Is the need to fund DB schemes affecting the ability of employers to offer a pay rise to workers?

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.

2A106236A   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
24 May 2017 United Kingdom Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, Pension Protection Fund, Investment - Performance, Brexit
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This edition's questions include:
  • Which of the below parties that have published their manifestos have the best pension policies?;
  • Have your views of Brexit changed since voting in the 23 June EU referendum?;
  • A joint response to the DB Green Paper has said The Pensions Regulator should be investigated by a Royal Commission over "disproportionate" use of its powers. Do you agree?;
  • The response also said the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) should be privatised so it could be made competitive, and be required to pay out full benefits. Do you agree?; and
  • Volatility levels are still at unusually low levels. Do you think markets are being too complacent about political risk?

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

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Brexit uncertainty impacts retirement planning
Class of 2017
Prudential
26 Apr 2017 United Kingdom Brexit
According to Prudential's Class of 2017 research, 27% of those planning to retire this year are concerned that Brexit will have a negative effect on their pensions, with 11% changing their retirement date as a direct result of the referendum.

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

BC1038F1   Click here to contact the authors.
 

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