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How employees are boosting their pension payouts, without it costing them a penny extra
How employees are boosting their pension payouts, without it costing them a penny extra
Hargreaves Lansdown
8 Feb 2018 United Kingdom Investment - Performance, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends
Hargreaves Lansdown has published its latest analysis of workplace pension schemes, which looks at the choices of nearly 12,000 active members making their own investment decisions. According to the results, the active fund choices of engaged scheme investors have beaten default fund returns by 4.89% a year over the past five years.

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.

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Majority of SME bosses intend to work past state retirement age
Aldermore Future Attitudes
Aldermore
7 Feb 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, State Pensions
The Aldermore Future Attitudes report has revealed that 73% of senior decision makers in small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are planning to work past the current state retirement age, with 35% intending to work well into their seventies. While 63% of respondents say they would like to retire by the age of 65, just 37% believe they will be able to do so.

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.

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Trends in self-employment in the UK
Trends in self-employment in the UK
Office for National Statistics (ONS)
7 Feb 2018 United Kingdom Part-time, Self-employed and Contract Workers, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC)
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published data on trends in self-employment, revealing that a large proportion of the self-employed have no private pension wealth. The results show that 45.1% of self-employed people aged 35 to 54 and 30.3% of those aged 55 and above have no pension 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 >> Feb 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pension Finance Watch - January 2018
Pension Finance Watch
Willis Towers Watson
6 Feb 2018 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - Performance
The latest Pension Finance Watch has reported that the Willis Towers Watson Pension Index increased by 4.8% to 78.7 in January 2018, the largest monthly index increase since 2016. The index has now reached its highest level since 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 >> Feb 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
6 Feb 2018 United Kingdom Industry Bodies (excl. Regulatory Bodies), Legislation, Pension Reform, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, 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 think Frank Field, Chairman of the Work and Pensions Committee, is a good thing for pensions?;
  • Royal Mail has agreed with its main union to introduce the UKs first collective DC (CDC) scheme, subject to legislative change. Do you think the Government will make the necessary legislative changes to allow CDC?;
  • If the Government were to make legislative changes to allow firms to introduce CDC, how much demand from other employers do you think there would be?;
  • How should the Regulator decide whether professional trustees are suitably qualified?; and
  • Should all employees in a workplace have the same access to pension accrual rates, or contribution rates?

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.

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S & P 1500 Pension Funded Status Increased
S & P 1500 Pension Funded Status
Mercer
6 Feb 2018 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
According to Mercer, the estimated aggregate funding level of pension plans sponsored by S&P 1500 companies increased by 3% in January 2018 to 87%. At the end of January, the estimated aggregate deficit of $291bn, which represents a $84bn decrease compared to the deficit measured at the end of 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 >> Feb 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Early indicator estimates from the Wealth and Assets Survey: attitudes towards saving for retirement, automatic enrolment into workplace pensions, credit commitments and debt burden, July 2016 to June 2017
Early indicator estimates from the Wealth and Assets Survey
Office for National Statistics (ONS)
5 Feb 2018 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment, Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Reform, Public Sector Pensions, Savings, State Pensions
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published preliminary estimates from the Wealth and Assets Survey covering the period July 2016 to June 2017. The findings reveal that in this period 30% believed employer pension schemes were the safest way to save for retirement, whilst 49% cited property, making it the second most popular option. The research also found that 54% of men aged under 65 and women aged under 60 said they were fairly or very confident that their income in retirement would give them the standard of living they hope for.

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.

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Global pension assets reach record level in 2017
Global Pension Assets Study
Willis Towers Watson
5 Feb 2018 WORLDWIDE Investment - General, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends
According to Willis Towers Watson's Global Pension Assets Study, pension fund assets in 22 major markets grew to $41.3trn at the end of 2017. The research also found that relative growth rates for the seven largest pension markets over the last two decades increased by 7.9% for DC assets, compared with 4.5% for DB 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 >> Feb 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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More than one in five Britons say 'my house is my pension' according to LCP/YouGov research
More than one in five Britons say 'my house is my pension' according to LCP/YouGov research
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) and YouGov
3 Feb 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
According to a survey by Lane Clark & Peacock and YouGov, 21% of adults who are not yet retired plan to sell their home, downsize and live off the profits as part or all of their retirement plan, while 16% do not plan to retire 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.

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FTSE 350 pension gap narrows in January
Pensions Risk Survey
Mercer
2 Feb 2018 United Kingdom Accounting, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Surpluses and Deficits
Data from Mercer's Pensions Risk Survey has revealed that the accounting deficit of DB pension schemes for the UKs 350 largest listed companies fell by 3bn to 73bn in January. At the end of January, liability values had declined by 13bn to 844bn, compared to 857bn at the end of December 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 >> Feb 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pensioners retiring in debt owe average 33,900
Class of 2018
Prudential
2 Feb 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
According to Prudential's latest Class of 2018 research, almost one in five individuals expecting to retire this year still have debts to clear. The average debt burden has risen for the second successive year and is now 80% more than the low of 18,800 recorded in 2016. However, the number of people retiring in debt has fallen from 25% in 2017 to 19%.

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.

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Wealth in Great Britain Wave 5: 2014 to 2016
Main results from the fifth wave of the Wealth and Assets Survey: July 2014 to June 2016
Office for National Statistics (ONS)
1 Feb 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published the main results from the Wealth and Assets Survey covering the period July 2014 to June 2016. The findings reveal that in this period the aggregate total private pension wealth of all households in Great Britain was 5.3trn, up from 4.4trn in the period July 2012 to June 2014. The survey also found that private pension wealth was the component of total wealth which has shown the strongest growth over the period, accounting for more than half of the growth in aggregate total wealth.

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.

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FAB Index update at 31 January 2018
First Actuarial's Best estimate (FAB) Index
First Actuarial
Feb 2018 United Kingdom Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends
First Actuarial's Best estimate (FAB) Index remained stable over the month to 31 January 2018, with the surplus in the UK's 6,000 DB pension schemes falling slightly from 357bn to 356bn. The index also showed that the overall investment return required for these DB pension schemes to be 100% funded on a best-estimate basis was -0.8% 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 >> Feb 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Home is where the wealth is
Home is where the wealth is
Retirement Advantage
Feb 2018 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Savings, State Pensions
Research from Retirement Advantage has revealed that 42% of people aged 45-54 rank their workplace or personal pension as the asset they expect to provide the most financial support in retirement, with 19% believing it will be their property and 16% saying their state pension. By comparison, 46% of those aged over 55 expect their main source of financial support in retirement to be their workplace pension, whilst 18% said the state pension and 17% said their property.

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.

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Growing pension deficits and the expenditure decisions of UK companies: Staff Working Paper No 714
Staff Working Paper
Bank of England (BoE)
Feb 2018 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - General, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, Surpluses and Deficits
The Bank of England (BoE) has published a working paper entitled "Growing pension deficits and the expenditure decisions of UK companies". The research uses a unique new data set from TPR to investigate whether UK companies respond to deficits and having to make recovery contributions by reducing investment and dividend payouts or cutting wages. It also considers whether these companies hold more cash in anticipation of having to make higher future recovery contributions.

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.

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