Managers of Wealth - Pensions http://pension-managers.com/ Sun, 26 Jan 2020 12:06:53 GMT part of MediaG8way Group http://pension-managers.com/ http://pension-managers.com/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth - Pensions KohanaPHP Resolve to sort out your pension in 2020 News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54448/resolve-to-sort-out-your-pension-in-2020 Your workplace retirement savings scheme deserves special attention Pensions PI cover forces 30 firms to exit DB transfer market News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54442/pi-cover-forces-30-firms-to-exit-db-transfer-market It was launched on April 9 alongside a guide to help the public better understand what to expect from a regulated financial adviser when carrying out a DB transfer. Pensions Aberdeen Standard Investments takes over Phoenix fund News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54317/aberdeen-standard-investments-takes-over-phoenix-fund Meantime, Standard Life Private Equity, a £674m listed fund run by Aberdeen Standard Investments, has named a new lead manager. Pensions TPR welcomes government's 'prompt' reintroduction of pension schemes bill News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54281/tpr-welcomes-governmentamp039s-amp039promptamp039-reintroduction-of-pension-schemes-bill Counsell: The measures the bill proposes will allow us to continue in our commitment to be clearer, quicker and tougher Pensions Equity markets saved DB pensions from disaster in 2019 News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54283/equity-markets-saved-db-pensions-from-disaster-in-2019 Mercer says that low interest rates continue to challenge financial statements Pensions Aksia to acquire TorreyCove News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54289/aksia-to-acquire-torreycove The TorreyCove acquisition is part of a natural progression for Aksia, CEO James Vos said. Pensions Bermuda Amends National Pension Scheme News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 07, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54257/bermuda-amends-national-pension-scheme The required vesting period has been shortened to one year from two years, with effect from 2 March 2020. Pensions Pension news: Hoping to retire in 2020? 10 top tips for planning your retirement News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 07, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54260/pension-news-hoping-to-retire-in-2020-10-top-tips-for-planning-your-retirement If a person has a defined contribution (DC) pension, then there may be a lot of options to consider. Pensions Utmost Life and Pensions completes Equitable Life transfer News Aggregation Team Friday, January 03, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54210/utmost-life-and-pensions-completes-equitable-life-transfer The deal covers more than 300,000 policyholders and around £6bn of assets. Pensions Simpler annual benefit statement proposals get positive response from industry News Aggregation Team Friday, January 03, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54227/simpler-annual-benefit-statement-proposals-get-positive-response-from-industry As the DWP’s consultation on simpler annual benefit statements closes, Holly Roach looks at the industry’s response. Pensions Super fund adds first operations lead News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54501/super-fund-adds-first-operations-lead In a statement to Financial Standard, Vision Super chief executive Stephen Rowe said he was delighted with the new hire. Executive Moves USS names chair-elect as David Eastwood retires News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54480/uss-names-chair-elect-as-david-eastwood-retires Barker said it was a "real privilege" to take on the role. Executive Moves LPFA names Sainsbury’s DB scheme boss as chair News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54449/lpfa-names-sainsburyamprsquos-db-scheme-boss-as-chair He said: “We will carry on our working with LPP to ensure that we provide efficient administration services to all clients and the scheme will continue to invest prudently and be recognised for our approach to responsible investment.” Executive Moves Guardian Capital Broadens Global Distribution Reach with Senior Appointments News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54409/guardian-capital-broadens-global-distribution-reach-with-senior-appointments From its traditionally strong roots in Canada, Guardian has seen dramatic growth in solutions that meet the appetites of an expanding base of global consumers. Executive Moves Pension firm pushes diversity with senior promotion News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54392/pension-firm-pushes-diversity-with-senior-promotion Ms Brooks, who recently completed her chartered tax adviser qualification with the Irish Tax Institute, said it had taken "five years of hard work" to get her CTA qualification. Executive Moves Steve Webb leaves Royal London News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54368/steve-webb-leaves-royal-london Sir Steve said: “I have known and worked with several people from LCP over the years and I know that the firm places great emphasis on client care and creating a working environment that enables talent to flourish. Executive Moves Malcolm Reynolds leads Mercer's UK pension business News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54370/malcolm-reynolds-leads-merceramp039s-uk-pension-business Bringing over 30 years of experience in pensions to the firm, Reynolds has been brought on-board to lead Mercer’s UK pension administration business. Executive Moves Sesame appoints new chief executive News Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54374/sesame-appoints-new-chief-executive In her new role as CEO, Michele will also become a member of the SBG Board. Michele will report into John Cowan, who will continue to lead the SBG Board as the Group’s Chairman. Executive Moves NAB revamps superannuation trustee board News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54348/nab-revamps-superannuation-trustee-board Beth McConnell has 30 years of experience and is an industry panel member at Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA). Executive Moves Mercer appoint new UK Head of Pension Administration News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 09, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54294/mercer-appoint-new-uk-head-of-pension-administration Prior to JLT, Mr Reynolds was a Director at PwC, responsible for leading its Pension Management Consultancy business across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Executive Moves Britain badly prepared for market crash, says Andrew Bailey News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54511/britain-badly-prepared-for-market-crash-says-andrew-bailey New Bank governor warns of fall in asset values Legal,Regulation & Compliance Age UK warns scrapping free TV licence for over 75s will leave people struggling with bills News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54512/age-uk-warns-scrapping-free-tv-licence-for-over-75s-will-leave-people-struggling-with-bills From June millions of pensioners will need to start paying their TV licence fee Legal,Regulation & Compliance Big Dutch pension funds meet revised rules on assets ahead of reforms News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54513/big-dutch-pension-funds-meet-revised-rules-on-assets-ahead-of-reforms The plan for the transition to a new pensions system should be completed by the end of 2020 and that the cabinet aims to complete the legal framework for system reform by the start of 2022. Legal,Regulation & Compliance Isamaa chairman: Justice chancellor's pension reform remarks overstep role News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54514/isamaa-chairman-justice-chancelloramp039s-pension-reform-remarks-overstep-role It seems very clear the Chancellor of Justice has taken a stance against the so-called Pension Reform Act. Legal,Regulation & Compliance Company fined for offences under TAP law News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54515/company-fined-for-offences-under-tap-law The company as represented by its director pleaded guilty to 10 charges for failing to register four of its employees and to pay its employees’ TAP and SCP contributions. Legal,Regulation & Compliance Guest comment: IR35 - How companies can assess and address pensions risk News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54517/guest-comment-ir35-how-companies-can-assess-and-address-pensions-risk A complicating factor is that an individual's status is not automatically the same for IR35 purposes as it is for employment and pension purposes. Legal,Regulation & Compliance 'Exit option' complicates picture for Illinois pension reform News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54519/amp039exit-optionamp039-complicates-picture-for-illinois-pension-reform Union leaders believe lower benefits will be the result, and transportation, health and education workers have since responded, sometimes violently. Legal,Regulation & Compliance MPs concerned about draft law amending pension regulations News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54521/mps-concerned-about-draft-law-amending-pension-regulations The draft law aims to increase the retirement age to 65 years and to change the unconditional indexation obligation into a conditional indexation obligation Legal,Regulation & Compliance FSCS looking into validity of 1,500 Berkeley Burke claims News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54522/fscs-looking-into-validity-of-1500-berkeley-burke-claims Once it finds this out it will be able to announce whether there are valid claims against Berkeley Burke. Legal,Regulation & Compliance Court dismisses part of action over claim of ‘catastrophic losses’ on pension schemes News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54523/court-dismisses-part-of-action-over-claim-of-amplsquocatastrophic-lossesamprsquo-on-pension-schemes Case concerns funds from closed schemes being invested in property fund Legal,Regulation & Compliance Pension provider response times have 'stalled' - Portafina News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54527/pension-provider-response-times-have-amp039stalledamp039-portafina Canada Life ranked as the fastest DC scheme to provide requested information FinTech Businesses Face a Digital Ceiling in Their Transformation Progress News Team Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54482/businesses-face-a-digital-ceiling-in-their-transformation-progress The report, which surveyed over 1,000 executives globally, ranked the most digitally advanced companies as "Visionaries", followed by "Explorers" and then "Watchers." FinTech How FinTechs Will Come of Age in the 2020s News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54465/how-fintechs-will-come-of-age-in-the-2020s We view FinTech as an opportunity to offer the best digital financial experience to everyone, everywhere. FinTech Tech Trends 2020 News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54407/tech-trends-2020 Deloitte’s 11th annual Tech Trends report provides insights and inspiration you will need for the digital journey ahead. Several of this year’s trends are responses to persistent IT challenges. Others represent technology-specific dimensions o FinTech AI Will Drive The Multi-Trillion Dollar Longevity Economy News Aggregation Team Monday, December 09, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/53944/ai-will-drive-the-multi-trillion-dollar-longevity-economy Longevity has become a recurring topic in analytical reports from leading financial institutions such as CitiBank, UBS Group, Julius Baer, and Barclays. FinTech Top entrepreneurs call for reforms to boost UK startup scene News Aggregation Team Wednesday, November 27, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/53788/top-entrepreneurs-call-for-reforms-to-boost-uk-startup-scene The manifesto, published today by The Entrepreneurs Network and Coadec, branded the UK’s visa system “unfit for purpose”, saying it acted as a barrier to startup growth. FinTech Grant Thornton launches DB risk management tool News Aggregation Team Thursday, November 21, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/53708/grant-thornton-launches-db-risk-management-tool IRM Gateway seeks to present information in a user-friendly way so that key risks, such as a reliance on very long-term sponsor longevity, or limited covenant capacity to meet off-plan investment performance, can be identified. FinTech PensionBee launches Hackathon to tackle online pension scams News Team Wednesday, November 20, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/53688/pensionbee-launches-hackathon-to-tackle-online-pension-scams The winning concept will be built by technology firm JMAN Group, with a view to making the product available to the public in early 2020. FinTech NEST, Railpen plug cyber security advice gap for pension fund trustees News Aggregation Team Tuesday, November 12, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/53574/nest-railpen-plug-cyber-security-advice-gap-for-pension-fund-trustees And yet cyber security risks were financially material and of interest to members and other stakeholders FinTech How to optimize participant outcomes and why it matters in the retirement industry News Team Thursday, November 07, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/53506/how-to-optimize-participant-outcomes-and-why-it-matters-in-the-retirement-industry Many providers mistakenly think that in order to offer personalization to their clients, they must develop those solutions in-house. FinTech State pension age? Some people could get £140 off their bills - who’s eligible? News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54516/state-pension-age-some-people-could-get-amppound140-off-their-bills-whoamprsquos-eligible STATE PENSION age is the age at which a person can claim the state pension, however it may be that some people who receive the payment could get a discount on their bills. Comment & Analysis Only 8% of middle aged savers see an IFA regularly News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54524/only-8-of-middle-aged-savers-see-an-ifa-regularly The average Gen X man pays £253 each month into their pension while the average woman aged 39-54 puts aside just £139 per month. Comment & Analysis 34% of Pension Wise users see a financial adviser News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54525/34-of-pension-wise-users-see-a-financial-adviser Pension Wise extended its reach to more customers through a new digital self-service offering which was used by 37,000 people in 2018/19.   Comment & Analysis Asia has an ageing and pension problem News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54492/asia-has-an-ageing-and-pension-problem Prompt review needed for retirement provisions to tackle issue of shrinking workforces and growing number of seniors, according to Credit Suisse report Comment & Analysis Just 8% of Generation X saw an IFA last year News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54496/just-8-of-generation-x-saw-an-ifa-last-year Early indications of which investment pathway older Generation Xers, aged between 51 and 54, might opt for at decumulation is also covered in the survey. Comment & Analysis Opperman urges schemes to act now and prepare dashboard data News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54504/opperman-urges-schemes-to-act-now-and-prepare-dashboard-data Opperman said: "Dashboards will bring pensions into the digital age and transform how we all think about and plan for retirement." Comment & Analysis The trends that will shape your retirement savings in 2020 News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54506/the-trends-that-will-shape-your-retirement-savings-in-2020 Many customers have been resistant to the changes which have taken place with the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Comment & Analysis Who protects your pension and what happens if your scheme goes bust? Your questions answered News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54507/who-protects-your-pension-and-what-happens-if-your-scheme-goes-bust-your-questions-answered Alongside this has come a rise in the number of people choosing to invest themselves in self-invested personal pensions, known as Sipps. Comment & Analysis Industry split on combining GMP rectification and equalisation News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54510/industry-split-on-combining-gmp-rectification-and-equalisation Trustees cannot defend neglecting their fiduciary duties by continuing to knowingly not pay pension benefits to which members are due under the rules (i.e. rectification) for the indefinite time that it may take to equalise GMPs." Comment & Analysis Plans to ‘transform the country’s financial wellbeing in a decade’ announced News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54472/plans-to-amplsquotransform-the-countryamprsquos-financial-wellbeing-in-a-decadeamprsquo-announced More than 10 million British adults are in their worst financial position ever Comment & Analysis How tax incentive, rebates may entice PFAs to invest in infrastructure News Aggregation Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54518/how-tax-incentive-rebates-may-entice-pfas-to-invest-in-infrastructure It explored how pension fund investment in infrastructure could be achieved in many ways likes purchase of shares or bonds of listed companies operating in the economic and social sectors and owning property also in the sector. Tax Wealthy Savers Find Pension Tax A Challenge News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54489/wealthy-savers-find-pension-tax-a-challenge The first is high earners must claim tax relief by filing a self-assessment return by January 31 each year to cover contributions made in the 12 months up to the April before the deadline. Tax What are the pension rules driving senior doctors to turn down extra shifts? News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54414/what-are-the-pension-rules-driving-senior-doctors-to-turn-down-extra-shifts Taking on extra hours can see them hit with an increased tax bill on their pension contributions. Tax Tempted to cash a pension before you turn 55? You are at serious risk of fraud and HMRC will hit you with a tax bill of up to 55% News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54427/tempted-to-cash-a-pension-before-you-turn-55-you-are-at-serious-risk-of-fraud-and-hmrc-will-hit-you-with-a-tax-bill-of-up-to-55 Scammers won't mention the big tax bill you will face for an early pension withdrawal when you are under 55, as it is such a major deterrent if you know about it. Tax Pensions tax boost for 45pc taxpayers worth ‘hundreds of millions of pounds’ News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54428/pensions-tax-boost-for-45pc-taxpayers-worth-amplsquohundreds-of-millions-of-poundsamprsquo Such reforms would be aimed at preventing doctors receiving huge tax bills, which are leading them to turn down extra shifts. Tax What the pension tax changes mean for NHS doctors and GPs News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54389/what-the-pension-tax-changes-mean-for-nhs-doctors-and-gps If this combined total passes the £150,000 mark then they too would be hit by the contributions cap. Tax High earners set for pension tax windfall News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54404/high-earners-set-for-pension-tax-windfall The wealthy set to receive a pension tax windfall under government plans to solve the tapered annual allowance crisis in the NHS. Tax Thousands of savers failing to report pension tax breaches News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54332/thousands-of-savers-failing-to-report-pension-tax-breaches Savers who fail to do this are at risk of receiving a large tax bill as anything above the annual allowance is charged at the individual’s income tax rate which could be 40 or 45 per cent. Tax TFSA Pension: How to Turn $69,500 Into a Tax-Free Income Stream! News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54334/tfsa-pension-how-to-turn-69500-into-a-tax-free-income-stream With that in mind, here’s a simple strategy to turn your TFSA into a tax-free personal pension. Tax Thousands of savers failing to report pension tax breaches News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54339/thousands-of-savers-failing-to-report-pension-tax-breaches He explained misreporting on tax returns could arise due to many savers not knowing what their own annual allowance was. Tax DIFC unveils fine print of imminent defined pension plan News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54497/difc-unveils-fine-print-of-imminent-defined-pension-plan Zurich Middle East, Equiom and Mercer take centre stage as providers of the scheme Investments Top ISA funds recommended for you to invest in for 2020 News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54503/top-isa-funds-recommended-for-you-to-invest-in-for-2020 Top ISA funds should help as you consider what to invest in for 2020 – for before April if you have yet to use up your ISA allowance and for post April for your 2020/21 investment. Emma Wall writes. Investments Pension fund assets to climb to $61 trillion by 2025 – report News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54474/pension-fund-assets-to-climb-to-61-trillion-by-2025-ampndash-report Overall, the report found there has been an increase in pension funds' foreign exposure since 2014 Investments Retirement income advice on FCA’s radar News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54475/retirement-income-advice-on-fcaamprsquos-radar The FCA plans to build a review of the advice market with a “representative sample” and says it will publish a report of its findings later this year. Investments DB transfers bring £200m of inflows to AJ Bell News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54483/db-transfers-bring-amppound200m-of-inflows-to-aj-bell Addressing the latest results, the company's chief executive and founder, Andy Bell, said his focus would continue to be on making the platform the “easiest to use.” Investments Romanian private pension funds allowed to invest in infrastructure projects and private equity News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54487/romanian-private-pension-funds-allowed-to-invest-in-infrastructure-projects-and-private-equity The fund managers welcomed the amendments, since the assets under their management are rising to the point where the local stock exchange provides insufficient investment alternatives. Investments Danish pension provider invests in French housing for elderly News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54488/danish-pension-provider-invests-in-french-housing-for-elderly The asset manager added that it has a long-standing expertise in the senior housing market, already investing over €330 million in the sector through a separately managed account and commingled fund, representing 18 senior housing facilities. Investments Head of Canada Pension Fund Warns on Rush to Iliquid Assets News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54447/head-of-canada-pension-fund-warns-on-rush-to-iliquid-assets CEO of Canada Pension’s $313 billion fund happy with own model Investments Money and Pensions Service launches ten-year 'financial wellbeing' plan News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54463/money-and-pensions-service-launches-ten-year-amp039financial-wellbeingamp039-plan Key initiatives include increasing the availability of affordable credit, more payroll savings products and an expansion of free debt advice. Investments The best investment apps for financial novices News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54434/the-best-investment-apps-for-financial-novices Like most established providers, it offers an excellent range of investments to choose from, with access to more than 2000 funds and shares. Investments Best and worst pension providers ranked by service News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54505/best-and-worst-pension-providers-ranked-by-service The trouble is that some providers are incredibly slow at providing the information you need, whether to go through with a transfer or simply to get some independent advice, as a new study has revealed. Research ALFI PwC Report: Pension Funds' AUM set to rise to $61 Trillion News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54467/alfi-pwc-report-pension-fundsamp039-aum-set-to-rise-to-61-trillion In terms of asset allocation, equity continues to hold the crown, accounting for 38% of total pension assets at the end of 2018. However growth, in percentage terms, has turned negative – with allocation falling from 60% in 1998 Research Equiniti Benefactor comments on ONS longevity stats News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54420/equiniti-benefactor-comments-on-ons-longevity-stats We deal with thousands of bereavements each week and are painfully aware of how much grief can be caused by dealing with estates Research Global Risks Report 2020 News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54394/global-risks-report-2020 Economic and political polarization will intensify, as collaboration is needed more than ever to respond to severe threats to climate, public health, and technology systems Research Aviva research reveals advisers’ top five priorities for retirement planning News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54396/aviva-research-reveals-advisersamprsquo-top-five-priorities-for-retirement-planning Central to discussions was whether firms’ retirement proposition for investment is different from their pre-retirement proposition. Research Government must prioritise combatting pension scams, says industry News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 09, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54300/government-must-prioritise-combatting-pension-scams-says-industry Starting a full-scale review of auto-enrolment, reviewing tax relief on pension contributions, and reducing the burden of defined contribution governance particularly in connection with annual chair's statements were viewed in the middle in terms of Research Wealthy Britons Confidence in Future Builds Despite Uncertainty News Team Tuesday, December 31, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54187/wealthy-britons-confidence-in-future-builds-despite-uncertainty Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management unveils 3rd annual wealth confidence tracker Research Women in financial services are tackling an underserved market: themselves News Team Monday, December 30, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54173/women-in-financial-services-are-tackling-an-underserved-market-themselves Serving Women As Financial Services Customers: Women In Financial Services 2020 Research Ageing Society News Team Thursday, December 19, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54093/ageing-society The IESE Library has compiled some information sources to help you understand our ageing society and what sort of repercussions it could have in the coming years. Research Brandywine Global Receives Its 5th Pensions & Investments Best Places to Work in Money Management Award News Team Tuesday, December 10, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/53970/brandywine-global-receives-its-5th-pensions-ampamp-investments-best-places-to-work-in-money-management-award Pensions & Investments partnered with Best Companies Group, an independent research firm specializing in identifying great places to work, to conduct a two-part survey process of employers and their employees. Research Davos 2020 and climate change: How investment risks have shifted over a decade News Team Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54520/davos-2020-and-climate-change-how-investment-risks-have-shifted-over-a-decade As recently as ten years ago the environment didn’t register in the top risks for discussion at the World Economic Forum. Now it dominates. This has important implications for investors. ESG How to Change Course on Climate News Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54495/how-to-change-course-on-climate The situation is dire, but it’s not too late. ESG PIMFA Financial Adviser Forum Addresses Issues Impacting the Future of the Sector News Team Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54500/pimfa-financial-adviser-forum-addresses-issues-impacting-the-future-of-the-sector Already working with over 100 companies in the City to help make this possible, ESG Davos 2020: Greta Thunberg is saving the planet AND reshaping the global investment industry News Team Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54466/davos-2020-greta-thunberg-is-saving-the-planet-and-reshaping-the-global-investment-industry Her comments at the elite meeting in the Swiss mountain town came just before U.S. President Donald Trump – a global warming sceptic – was due to make a keynote address. ESG Understanding climate risk - McKinsey Global Institute News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54417/understanding-climate-risk-mckinsey-global-institute How could Earth’s changing climate impact socioeconomic systems across the world in the next three decades? A yearlong, cross-disciplinary research effort at McKinsey & Company provides some answers. ESG CalPERS board’s divestment dilemmas News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54366/calpers-boardamprsquos-divestment-dilemmas How CalPERS re-invests divested money into the portfolio is another, ongoing concern. ESG Majority of industry have made no ESG changes to portfolios News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 07, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54254/majority-of-industry-have-made-no-esg-changes-to-portfolios The SPP suggested: "The pensions industry appears to be reacting to regulatory and government pressure, as well as to public opinion to some extent, rather than driving the ESG agenda. ESG Over three quarters of millennials prioritise responsible investing News Team Thursday, January 02, 2020 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54199/over-three-quarters-of-millennials-prioritise-responsible-investing Indeed, Environmental Social and Governance considerations now sit at the heart of that process. ESG No one wants to be the bad guy: the path to ESG compliance News Aggregation Team Wednesday, December 25, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54147/no-one-wants-to-be-the-bad-guy-the-path-to-esg-compliance Experts say companies have a lot to gain from integration of environmental, social and governance factors as the new year will see tightened regulations ESG Climate change threatens billions in CalPERS pension fund News Aggregation Team Friday, December 20, 2019 12:00 am http://pension-managers.com/article/54106/climate-change-threatens-billions-in-calpers-pension-fund The monetary toll of local weather change stems partly from its bodily impacts, similar to rising sea ranges, fiercer storms and warmth waves. ESG