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Searching for: topic is "Data Protection"

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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.

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Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
20 Sep 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Data Protection, Taxation, Transfers
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:
  • Should business be able to suspend their auto-enrolment contributions if in financial distress?;
  • What should DB consolidators target for transferred members?;
  • The Liberal Democrats want to cap tax-free lump sums at £40,000. Would you support this?;
  • Do you believe significant data problems exist within DC pensions as a whole?; and
  • Should statutory indexation (before and after retirement) be abolished going forward for open DB schemes?

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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Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
23 May 2018 United Kingdom Advisers, Data Protection, Investment - General, Master Trusts, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, Transfers
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:
  • Is cultural change needed at TPR, as suggested by MPs, to properly enhance its powers?;
  • Who should pay for advice for members seeking defined benefit transfers?;
  • To what extent should a scheme which is heavily invested in equities adopt equity protection strategies?;
  • Is GDPR positive or negative for scheme members?;
  • Should the Government financially support sponsors who operate quality small Master Trusts?

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

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Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
25 Apr 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Data Protection, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Technology & Systems
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:
  • GDPR comes into force on 25 May. Is your scheme(s) or the scheme(s) you work with ready for GDPR?;
  • Do you think pension schemes and their service providers will be fully compliant by the deadline?;
  • Should the government review its decision on the secondary annuity market?;
  • To what extent should third parties be held responsible for a pension scheme’s cyber security?; and
  • You have been appointed to set up a new DC scheme for a business with 5,000 employees. What sort of scheme do you believe is best and why?

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

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ITM questions pension schemes’ lack of independent assessment on GDPR
ITM questions pension schemes’ lack of independent assessment on GDPR
ITM
30 Jan 2018 United Kingdom Administration, Data Protection
According to research by financial data specialist ITM, three quarters of pension schemes are confident that they will be ready for the rules set to come into effect under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on 25 May 2018. The findings also revealed that 48% of respondents have no idea what implementing the new rules will ultimately cost their scheme, whilst 42% said they expected it to cost up to £25,000.

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.

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Pensions Buzz
Pensions Buzz
Professional Pensions
3 Nov 2015 United Kingdom Data Protection, Pension Reform, Taxation, Trustees
Professional Pensions has published the latest edition of Pensions Buzz, a weekly survey which monitors the attitudes and opinions of the industry. This week's questions include:
  • In your experience, what percentage of lay trustees have sufficient knowledge and understanding for the role?;
  • What would be the best way to increase the number of lay trustees with sufficient knowledge and understanding of the role?;
  • How many days a year should a trustee spend on their duties?;
  • Do you think schemes are doing enough to protect members' data from cyber criminals?; and
  • Chancellor George Osborne has said he will wait until next spring to reveal the government's view on reforming pension tax relief. Is this good news?

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

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Implementing IFRS in the Insurance Industry – Observations and Lessons for the Future
Implementing IFRS in the Insurance Industry – Observations and Lessons for the Future
KPMG
24 Jul 2006 United Kingdom Investment - Management, Investment - General, Disclosure, Data Protection, Corporate Governance, Administration, Accounting
More than a third of insurers believe International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) have improved transparency and comparability within financial reporting, but further work is required to fully embed the new accounting rules in to their business processes, according to the findings of survey by KPMG LLP the UK member firm. The survey entitled "Implementing IFRS in the Insurance Industry – Observations and Lessons for the Future", is a summary of the views of 47 insurers, across 17 countries, on the impact of conversion to IFRS.

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 2006 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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