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Closing the gender gap: Female consumer engagement in financial products
Closing the gender gap
Fawcett Society and Pinsent Masons
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Equality, Investment - General, Savings
Research by the Fawcett Society and Pinsent Masons has analysed the issues facing women when engaging with pensions and other financial products. According to the report, there is a ‘gender financial security gap’ in pensions, insurance, and investment products in the UK. Women who are currently paying in to a pension hold only 70% of the value that men have, with women holding a median £28,000 in their pensions compared with £40,000 held by men.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

431064739   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Employers' awareness, understanding and activity relating to automatic enrolment and evaluation of communications campaign
Employers' awareness, understanding and activity relating to automatic enrolment
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) and Jigsaw Research
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Automatic Enrolment
TPR has published a report, carried out by Jigsaw Research on its behalf, entitled "Employers’ awareness, understanding and activity relating to automatic enrolment and evaluation of communications campaign", which has been published alongside its essential guide to automatic enrolment. The report showed that the levels of awareness of auto-enrolment amongst those staging in 2017 were similar to those found in the previous year, whereas the awareness of the need to contribute had increased among those due to stage in January 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 >> Sep 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Accumulation rates used by providers of statutory money purchase illustrations since 6 April 2017
AS TM1 Survey Results
Financial Reporting Council (FRC)
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Accounting, Industry Bodies (excl. Regulatory Bodies), Investment - General
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published the results of a survey of the accumulation rate assumptions used by providers of statutory money purchase pension illustrations issued since 6 April 2017. This survey assesses the impact of the removal of the 7% accumulation cap, which existed before 6 April 2013.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Lighting pension pathways: guiding pension savers through 'freedom and choice'
Lighting pension pathways: guiding pension savers through 'freedom and choice'
Just Group plc
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Pensioners & Retirement, Pension Reform, Pension Wise
A new report from Just argues that receiving pensions guidance before making decisions on how to access retirement benefits should become a social norm. In order to achieve this, the research recommends increasing awareness of the value of Pension Wise guidance, beginning communications to engage with guidance from the age of 50 and automatically-enrolling individuals into pensions guidance.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

4810631AF   Click here to contact the authors.
 
PLSA Stewardship Survey 2017
PLSA Stewardship Survey
Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA)
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Investment - Ethical and SRI, Investment - General, Trustees
 The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has published the 2017 edition of its annual Stewardship Survey looking at the ways in which pension funds engage with their investments in order to achieve the best possible returns. According to the figures, 76% agree that environmental, social and governance factors play an important part in investment returns and more than half of respondents have taken measures to increase their stewardship activities in the past 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 >> Sep 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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UK Risk Settlement Bulletin - September 2017
UK Risk Settlement Bulletin
Aon Hewitt
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Annuities and Income Drawdown, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC)
Aon Hewitt has published its latest monthly bulletin which provides a picture of the UK's risk settlement market. Issues covered in the September 2017 edition include the expected increase in longevity swap action and how bulk annuities should be included in any de-risking strategy.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

84106265F    
 
Adventures in Pension Risk Management
Pension Risk Survey
Mercer and CFO Research
Sep 2017 United States Countries - US, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Taxation
Mercer and CFO Research have published their 2017 Pension Risk Survey, which finds that 80% of plan sponsors have accelerated funding, largely due to increasing Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation fees and the prospect of lower corporate taxes. About 59% of respondents are considering plan termination within the next ten years, compared to about 46% in the 2015 survey.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

3A1062192   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Aegon Adviser Attitudes Report 2017: Insights on the evolving advice sector
Aegon Adviser Attitudes Report
AEGON
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Advisers
The Aegon Adviser Attitudes report has found that 53% of respondents believe that the biggest opportunity for the advice industry over the next two years will be DB to DC transfers. The findings also revealed that 26% of advisers think that pension dashboards will  provide a key area for growth over the next two 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 >> Sep 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pensions and Retirement: Employee Insight Series 2017
Employee Insight Series
Capita Employee Benefits
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Pensioners & Retirement, Savings
Capita Employee Benefits has published the latest research report in its Employee Insight Series, which explores attitudes to pensions and other forms of long-term savings. According to the findings, 39.1% of employees say that they do not pay more into their pension because they cannot afford to do so, whilst 20.8% said they have other financial priorities and 20.1% of employees felt they paid enough towards a pension already.

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 2017 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 August 2017
Automatic enrolment: Declaration of compliance report
The Pensions Regulator (TPR)
Sep 2017 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, 761,670 employers completed their declaration of compliance between July 2012 and the end of August 2017. The report also revealed that 25,492 employers had confirmed that they have met their duties by completing their re-declaration of compliance by August 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 >> Sep 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

A41061022    
 
Supervision of pension investment management including non-traditional investment
IOPS Working Papers on Effective Pensions Supervision No 29
International Organisation of Pension Supervisors (IOPS)
Sep 2017 WORLDWIDE Administration, Investment - General
The International Organisation of Pension Supervisors (IOPS) has published a working paper which explores the approach and the methodology used for supervising private pension funds’ investment management practices, with a focus on non-traditional investment. The report finds that practically all responding IOPS jurisdictions require that pension funds have a written procedure for investment and risk management processes and that approximately half of respondents do not require a split of responsibilities between risk and investment management.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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PPF 7800 Index (31 August 2017)
PPF 7800 Index
Pension Protection Fund (PPF)
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Pension Protection Fund, Surpluses and Deficits
According to the latest PPF 7800 Index, the aggregate deficit of the 5,794 schemes in the index is estimated to have increased over the month to £220.4bn at the end of August 2017, from a deficit of £180.1bn at the end of July 2017. The funding ratio decreased from 89.4% at end July 2017 to 87.6%.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Pension Risk Transfer Poll - A 2017 survey of U.S. defined benefit plan sponsors
Pension Risk Transfer Poll
MetLife
Sep 2017 United States Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Transfers
According to MetLife’s 2017 Pension Risk Transfer Poll, which surveyed 129 DB pension plan sponsors to assess the current pension risk transfer (PRT) landscape, in 2016, there was nearly $14bn of annuity buyout-related PRT activity. The poll also showed that 87% of plan sponsors believe the level of PRT activity will be at least as, or even more, robust in 2017 than last 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 >> Sep 2017 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 - August 2017
Pension Finance Watch
Willis Towers Watson
Sep 2017 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 decreased by 1.6% to 73.4 in August.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Defined benefit trust-based pension schemes research - A summary report on the 2017 research survey
Defined benefit trust-based pension schemes research
The Pensions Regulator (TPR)
Sep 2017 United Kingdom Administration, Regulatory Bodies - the Pensions Regulator, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Scheme Issues & Trends
TPR has published research with the objective of providing a performance measurement against eight of the nine principles of the DB funding code of practice, among both trustee boards and employers of DB schemes. The survey revealed that one third of trustees who rated their board’s performance as 'very good' were not undertaking the five actions outlined in TPR’s DB code to manage risk. Only two thirds of trustees said their scheme had a policy for assessing new trustee fitness and six out of ten reported their trustee board carried out regular board performance evaluation.

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 2017 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

CD1059960   Click here to contact the authors.
 

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