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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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Flexible Payments from Pensions: July 2018
Flexible Payments from Pensions
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
31 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Payment of Pensions, Pension Reform, Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR)
HMRC has updated its statistics on the number of flexible payments made from pensions, the number of individuals who have received a flexible payment and the total value of all flexible payments reported to HMRC. During the second quarter of 2018, a total of 574,000 payments were made to 264,000 individuals with a total value of £2,269m.

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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Transfers to Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes: July 2018
Transfers to Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
31 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Transfers
HMRC has published statistics showing the total number and value of transfers made to Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) each year since 2006-07. According to the statistics, during the 2017-18 tax year 4,700 transfers with a value of £740m were made, down from 9,700 transfers with a value of £1,220m during the previous year.

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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2 in 5 Canadians have less than $100,000 saved for retirement
2 in 5 Canadians have less than $100,000 saved for retirement
Mintel
26 Jul 2018 Canada Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
Research from Mintel has revealed that 43% of Canadians have less than $100,000 saved for retirement, and that only 6% are financially well-positioned for their retirement with savings of more than $1,000,000. The research also found that 55% of Canadian non-retirees say that they find it hard to save for retirement, and only 42% of the same group expect to be financially secure in retirement.

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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Redefining Retirement: Over half of over 65s do not believe the traditional concept of retirement still exists
Over half of over 65s do not believe the traditional concept of retirement still exists
Post Office
26 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Longevity, Part-time, Self-employed and Contract Workers, Pensioners & Retirement, Savings, State Pensions
Research from the Post Office has found that only 31% of over 65s survive on the state pension alone. According to the findings, 18% of workers of pensionable age have already retired and subsequently returned to work to seek both routine and income support.

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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New Study Reveals the Impact of Pre-Retirement Withdrawals and Loans on Automatic Enrollment Retirement Plans
The Impact of Pre-Retirement Withdrawals and Loans on Automatic Enrollment Retirement Plans
TIAA
25 Jul 2018 United States Annuities and Income Drawdown, Automatic Enrolment, Savings
The TIAA Institute has published a study looking at the impact of pre-retirement withdrawals and automatic enrolment upon pension savings. According to the study, employees who withdraw from DC accounts before they retire could limit the potential increase in their savings from automatic enrolment by 40%.

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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Effects of taxes and benefits on UK household income – flash estimate: financial year ending 2018
Effects of taxes and benefits on UK household income
Office for National Statistics (ONS)
25 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement
Provisional figures released by the ONS have revealed that during the financial year ending 2018 the median disposable income of retired households increased by 1.4%. By contrast, non-retired households saw their median disposable household income rise by only 0.6% over the same period. This continues the trend revealed by the figures of stronger income growth for retired households since the economic downturn. Between the financial year ending 2008 and the financial year ending 2018, the median disposable income of retired households increased by 16%, while the same income for non-retired households increased by just 2.9% during that 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 >> Jul 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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One in ten will ‘cash in their entire pension savings’
Class of 2018
Prudential
20 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
According to figures from Prudential’s Class of 2018 study, 10% of people planning to retire this year expect to withdraw their entire pension savings as one lump sum. The findings also reveal that 66% of people are planning on retiring early.

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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Swiss company pension balance sheets boosted by asset returns
Willis Towers Watson Swiss Pension Finance Watch - Q2/2018
Willis Towers Watson
20 Jul 2018 Switzerland Countries - excl. European Union and US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
According to Willis Towers Watson’s Swiss Pension Finance Watch, the second quarter of 2018 saw an improvement in the pension balance sheets of Swiss companies under IAS19. The Willis Towers Watson Pension Index increased from 104.7% on 31 March 2018 to 107.1% at 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 >> Jul 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Master Trusts Survey Results 2018
Master Trusts Survey Results
ITM
19 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Master Trusts
ITM has published the results of a survey conducted among 57 Master Trusts. According to the results, 70% of respondents are "very confident" in the quality of data in their systems. A further 20% said they were "confident" in the quality of data while 10% said they do not know but have an audit plan.

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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Living the future life - The implications of a longer life
Living the future life
Pensions Policy Institute (PPI)
18 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, State Pensions
The Pensions Policy Institute (PPI) has published the first of two reports, which focuses on four different areas of life, how they relate to wellbeing, and how the future might be different to traditional trajectories going forward. The four areas covered are work and skills, health and social care, family and social networks, and housing. According to the report, there is expected to be a major shift from the traditional three-stage life of studying, work and retirement that the pension system is based around to a multi-stage life.

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
18 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Collective Defined Contribution (CDC) schemes, Investment - General, Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR), Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), 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:
  • Do the CMA’s proposed remedies for the fiduciary management and investment consulting market go far enough?;
  • Do you agree trustees should be forced to hold competitive tenders for first-time fiduciary mandates?;
  • The WPC has urged the government to kick-start 'next great pensions revolution' with collective DC. Do you agree?;
  • Should HMRC extend its support for schemes seeking to reconcile guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) records by a year until October 2019?; and
  • The Security of DC Assets Working Party expects £50bn of DC assets will move by end-2018 due to market consolidation. Are trustees at risk of losing track of members’ assets?

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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Transfer values remain stable over June
XPS Pensions Group Transfer Value Index
XPS Pensions Group
16 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends, Transfers
According to the XPS Pensions Group Transfer Value Index, pension transfer values fell slightly from £234,000 at the end of May 2018 to £233,000 at the end of June.

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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Graduates who make the wrong decision about their student debt "could miss out on £75,000 from their pension pot"
Graduates who make the wrong decision about their student debt could miss out on pension
Royal London
14 Jul 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Savings
According to research from Royal London, graduates earning an average salary who opt out of their workplace pension, so that they can repay their student debt more quickly, are at risk of accumulating a pension pot £75,000 lower in today’s prices than those who do not opt out.

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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