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Automatic enrolment: Declaration of compliance report: July 2012 - end of March 2018
Automatic enrolment: Declaration of compliance report
The Pensions Regulator (TPR)
Apr 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, 1,166,156 employers confirmed that they had met their duties by completing their declaration of compliance between July 2012 and the end of March 2018. The report also states that 9,531,000 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 >> Apr 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 eight will retire with no pension in 2018 - but the number without savings is shrinking
Class of 2018
Prudential
28 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, State Pensions
Prudential's latest Class of 2018 research has revealed that almost one in eight individuals retiring this year (12%) have made no provision for their retirement, including 10% who will either be totally or somewhat reliant on the state 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 >> Mar 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pension freedoms three years on - new analysis
Pension freedoms three years on - new analysis
AJ Bell
27 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pension Reform
Nearly three years on from the introduction of the pension freedoms, analysis from AJ Bell shows that 41% of people are withdrawing more than 10% of their pension fund a year. The average annual withdrawal amount by those using the freedoms is 6,612 from an average pension fund size of 104,000.

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 >> Mar 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
26 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Investment - General, Pension Reform, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, 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 you believe that regulation is reducing the pool of lay trustees?;
  • Will setting minimum employer AE contribution rates at 2% deter them from maintaining a matching offering?;
  • Has your view of collective defined contribution schemes changed as a result of recent debates?;
  • Do you agree with CMA's emerging finding that investment consultants are failing to recommend products that outperform net of fees?; and
  • Do The Pensions Regulator's expectations of 'prudent' and 'appropriate' DB scheme valuations need more firm definitions?

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

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Scams rife as one in five over 50s offered free pensions advice or investment review in last three months
Scams rife as one in five over 50s offered free pensions advice or investment review
Retirement Advantage
26 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Pension Liberation
Research from Retirement Advantage has revealed that 14% of non-retired people aged over 50 with DC or individual pensions have been approached by phone, text or email in the last three months by companies offering free pension advice or investment opportunities.

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

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Pension freedoms - cash is king with 29% withdrawn to simply place in savings accounts
Pension freedoms - cash is king with 29% withdrawn to simply place in savings accounts
Retirement Advantage
26 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Pension Reform
Research from Retirement Advantage on how consumers have reacted to the pension freedoms has revealed that 19% of respondents have withdrawn cash due to concern over the regulations changing. The research also found that 29% of respondents have placed the money in a savings account.

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

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'New analysis reveals 'shocking surge' in gender gap in retirement incomes'
'New analysis reveals 'shocking surge' in gender gap in retirement incomes'
Royal London
26 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Equality
Analysis by Royal London of the DWP's Pensioner Income Series has revealed a growth in the gap between the retirement incomes of men and women. In 2006/07, the average retired single woman had a gross income of 294 per week and the average retired single man had a gross income of 325 per week, a gap of 31 per week. In 2016/17, this gap had nearly trebled to 85, with the average retired single woman now on 316 per week whilst the average retired single man is on 401 per week.

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

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2.4 million grandparents raid pension to help grandkids
2.4 million grandparents raid pension to help grandkids
LV=
26 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
According to research from LV=, 25% of grandparents who have already given away money to their grandchildren have taken the funds from their pension. A further 16% of respondents plan to use their pension for this reason once they reach retirement age.

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

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Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings pension tables, UK: 2017 provisional and 2016 revised results
2017 Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings
Office for National Statistics (ONS)
26 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Public Sector Pensions, Regulatory Bodies (excl. tPR), Scheme Issues & Trends
According to provisional results from the 2017 Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings, published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), workplace pension scheme membership has increased to 73% in 2017, from 67% in 2016. The findings also revealed that 89% of public sector workers had a workplace pension scheme, compared to 67% of private sector 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 >> Mar 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Total FTSE 100 DB scheme deficit falls to 32%
Total FTSE 100 DB scheme deficit falls to 32%
JLT Employee Benefits (JLT)
26 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits
According to the latest quarterly report by JLT Employee Benefits, favourable market conditions and significant sponsor contributions helped drive a 32% reduction in the estimated FTSE 100 DB pension scheme deficit over the year to the end of June 2017. Total disclosed pension liabilities rose 21% from 586bn to 710bn over the 12-month 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 >> Mar 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Over a quarter of businesses unprepared for rising workplace pension contributions
Over a quarter of businesses unprepared for rising workplace pension contributions
NOW: Pensions
26 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator
According to a survey by NOW: Pensions, 28% of senior business decision makers are unaware of increases to minimum workplace pension contributions from 6 April 2018 and 42% of senior business decision makers are unaware of further increases in April 2019.

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

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Revealed: the true cost of pension drawdown
Revealed: the true cost of pension drawdown
Which?
24 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown
Research from Which? has revealed that some retirees are paying over 12,000 more in charges over 15 years by managing their pension with the most expensive companies. The research found that retirees who use a drawdown plan with many of the traditional pension providers pay much higher charges than those who switch their pensions to an investment broker or fund supermarket.

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 >> Mar 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 - H2 2017
Buy-outs, buy-ins and longevity hedging
Hymans Robertson
23 Mar 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 second half of 2017, and the year to 31 December 2017. The total value of buy-out and buy-in deals was approximately 7.1bn in H2 2017 and 12.2bn for the year as a whole.

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

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Advisers positive about the impact of pension freedoms on business
Advisers positive about the impact of pension freedoms on business
Retirement Advantage
23 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Advisers, Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Reform, Transfers
According to research by Retirement Advantage, the majority of advisers say that the pension freedoms have had a positive effect on their business. Of those surveyed, 54% of advisers have experienced an increase in new client enquiries and 52% have seen a rise in clients seeking general advice.

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

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Family Resources Survey 2016/17
Family Resources Survey
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
22 Mar 2018 United Kingdom Investment - General, Savings
The DWP has published its latest Family Resources Survey, which collects information on the incomes and circumstances of private households in the UK. The survey reveals that while pension participation for employees has increased substantially following the introduction of auto-enrolment, from 49% in 2012/13 to 66% in 2016/17, participation rates for self-employed people fell from 19% to 16% over 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 >> Mar 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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