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Will housing wealth solve the pensions crisis?
Royal London Policy Paper 23
Royal London
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement
Royal London's latest policy paper looks at the dramatic increase in home ownership amongst individuals aged 65 and over and asks whether housing wealth could solve the UK's pensions crisis. However, the analysis warns that for the majority of households, housing wealth is unlikely to be a ‘get-out-of-jail’ free card.
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The changing shape of the consumer market for advice: interim consumer research to inform the Financial Advice Market Review (FAMR)
The changing shape of the consumer market for advice: interim consumer research
Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Advisers, Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR)
The FCA has published a report outlining findings from qualitative research with consumers, which is intended to inform the Financial Advice Market Review (FAMR). According to the results, 4.5 million UK adults took financial advice on investments, saving into a pension or retirement planning in the last 12 months, up from 3.2 million the previous year. According to the findings, only 3% of all adults used Pension Wise in the last 12 months, whilst 4% used TPAS and 15% used other Government or consumer websites such as: Money Advice Service; Citizens Advice; and GOV.UK.

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.

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Pension Fund Indicators 2018
Pension Fund Indicators 2018
UBS Global Asset Management
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Investment - Ethical and SRI, Investment - General, Investment - Hedge Funds, Investment - Performance, Scheme Issues & Trends
UBS Global Asset Management has published the 2018 edition of its Pension Fund Indicators report, which examines investment data, covering the range of investment opportunities available to pension funds. The report shows that 88% of public sector employees were in a workplace pension scheme in 2016, compared to 60% for the private sector, although this is a material increase on the 2013 figure of 36%. The figures also show that DB pension schemes continue to dominate the public sector (94.1% of public sector employees with workplace pensions have a DB scheme) whereas in the private sector, pension schemes are mostly DC.

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.

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Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging - H1 2018
Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging
Hymans Robertson
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Pension Buy-out Companies, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Hymans Robertson has published its half-yearly update summarising the activity in the buy-in, buy-out and longevity hedging markets during the first half of 2018. The total value of buy-out and buy-in deals was approximately £7.8bn in the first half of 2018 and £14.9bn for the year to 30 June 2018.

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.

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Pensions inequality
Pensions inequality
TaxPayers' Alliance
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Public Sector Pensions
The TaxPayers' Alliance has published a study comparing the occupational pensions that are available to new entrants to the workplace and the pension they can expect at the end of their career. The study analyses schemes operating in the private and public sector and compares the value of the respective pension benefits provided. According to the findings, a new employee aged 25 who is earning the national average wage and making the same level of employee pension contributions would retire at age 68 on an average pension of 61% of final salary in the public sector compared to 22% of final salary in the private sector.

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.

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Beyond Pensions: pension and the provision of wider financial wellbeing
Beyond Pensions
Barnett Waddingham
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Advisers, Longevity, Pension Reform, Savings
A report from Barnett Waddingham has revealed that employers believe that employees, the Government and employers are almost equally responsible for ensuring the workforce has the minimum living wage income at retirement. The report also shows that even though only 8% of employees believe employers are responsible for their future savings, 74% of UK businesses contribute more than the minimum auto-enrolment rate.

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.

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Timely insights to improve retirement outcomes - TIAA 2018 Plan Sponsor Retirement Survey
TIAA 2018 Plan Sponsor Retirement Survey
TIAA
Aug 2018 United States Annuities and Income Drawdown, Countries - US, Longevity, Savings
A survey by the TIAA has revealed that 46% of non-profit and corporate, for-profit employers are only somewhat confident in their employees' retirement futures and 8% say they are not at all confident. The main concerns cited are rising healthcare costs (91%) and outliving retirement savings (77%).

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.

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ClientEarth’s Climate Snapshot: A survey of UK attitudes towards climate change and its impacts
ClientEarth’s Climate Snapshot
ClientEarth
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Investment - Ethical and SRI
A ClientEarth survey has revealed that the British public wants urgent action on climate change, with 55% expecting their pension or investments to avoid fossil fuel projects that contribute to climate change. Figures also show that three-fifths of people would be interested in a pension fund or financial institution that considers climate change impacts of the companies it invests in.

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.

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Compliance and Enforcement Quarterly Bulletin: April - June 2018
Compliance and Enforcement Quarterly Bulletin
The Pensions Regulator (TPR)
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, Trustees
TPR has published the latest edition of its quarterly compliance and enforcement bulletin, in which the Regulator provides an overview of how it used its powers between April and June 2018. In the bulletin TPR highlights that during the quarter it made use for the first time of its powers under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 to issue production orders requiring the production of specified material which would otherwise be confidential. According to the bulletin, between April and June 2018 TPR made five such orders. The Regulator also issued a record 27,219 compliance notices to employers that failed to meet their legal duties in relation to automatic 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 >> Aug 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Automatic enrolment: Declaration of compliance report: July 2012 - end July 2018
Automatic enrolment: Declaration of compliance report
The Pensions Regulator (TPR)
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator
TPR has published its monthly report on automatic enrolment, which sets out information based on data submitted by employers. According to the report, 1,342,058 employers confirmed that they had met their duties by completing their declaration of compliance between July 2012 and the end of July 2018. The report also states that 9,853,000 eligible jobholders were automatically enrolled into an automatic enrolment pension scheme during the same period.

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.

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FAB Index update at 30 June 2018
First Actuarial's Best estimate (FAB) Index
First Actuarial
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Surpluses and Deficits
First Actuarial's Best estimate (FAB) Index continued to improve during the month of June, with the surplus in the UK's 6,000 DB pension schemes increasing from £379bn to £382bn. The index also showed that the overall investment return required for these DB pension schemes to be 100% funded on a best-estimate basis has remained at -0.9% 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 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The current master trust market: latest facts and figures - August 2018
The current master trust market: latest facts and figures
The Pensions Regulator (TPR)
Aug 2018 United Kingdom Master Trusts, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator
TPR has published statistics outlining the current state of the master trust market. According to the report, the Regulator has thus far identified 90 master trusts in the market. Of those schemes, three have wound up and exited the market, 18 have triggered their exit from the market and 69 expect to either apply for formal authorisation from October 2018 or trigger their exit from the market in the coming months.

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.

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Dutch pension funds' policy funding ratio rises to 108.4%
Dutch pension funds' policy funding ratio rises to 108.4%
De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB)
31 Jul 2018 Netherlands Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
According to figures from De Nederlandsche Bank, the average policy funding ratio of Dutch pension funds rose by 0.6 percentage points to 108.4% in the second quarter of 2018. The funding ratio based on daily market information also increased from 107.5% to 108.3%.

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.

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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.

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Robin Hood Index 2018
Robin Hood Index
PensionBee
31 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Administration, Transfers
PensionBee has published the third edition of its annual Robin Hood Index, in which it has analysed the transfer times, average annual charges and exit fees imposed by 35 of Britain's biggest pension providers. The research reveals that pension transfer times vary from two months with the slowest provider, to less than two weeks with the quickest. It also found a large variation in the average annual charges imposed by providers, which ranged from 0.3% to 62.1%.

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.

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