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Schemes struggle to educate members amid cost of living crisis

Podcasts

Podcast: Society of Pensions Professionals president Steve Hitchiner is joined by AgeWage chief executive Henry Tapper, founder of the Pension Playpen, to discuss recession fears, consumer protection for dashboards and expanding long-term asset funds.

Ball in TPR’s court as DB funding code consultation launches

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Podcast: Zedra client director Richard Butcher and Hymans Robertson partner Laura McLaren discuss the next steps for the defined benefit funding code, stronger nudge concerns, and assess the health of pensions post-Maxwell.

Providers delaying transfers are failing their customers

Podcasts

Podcast: PensionBee founder Romi Savova is joined by Penfold co-founder Pete Hykin to discuss the ongoing pension transfer fight, the fallout from pensions minister Guy Opperman’s resignation that wasn’t, and employers misunderstanding auto-enrolment.

Schemes will have a tough job weighing up discretionary increases

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Podcast: Aon partner Lynda Whitney and Pensions Management Institute director of policy and external affairs Tim Middleton discuss the impact of inflation on schemes’ discretionary increases, the progress of the McCloud remedy and schemes’ dashboard readiness.

LGPS faces affordability, engagement and policy challenges

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Podcast: Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association’s head of defined benefit, LGPS, and investment Tiffany Tsang and West Midlands Pension Fund’s director of pensions Rachel Brothwood discuss new research into the Local Government Pension Scheme and what can be done to help employer members. 

Partial AE reform should be prioritised before long-term fix

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Podcast: Sackers partner Helen Ball and Mark Ormston, chair of the Industry Policy Committee at the Pensions Administration Standards Association, discuss auto-enrolment, online safety and the proposed value for money framework.

Uncertainty around inflation leads to ‘casino pensions’

Podcasts

Podcast: Pension Playpen chief executive Steve Goddard is joined by Cardano managing director Emily Goodridge to discuss inflation, technology in pensions, and the future of environmental, social and governance disclosure.

‘Pot follows member’ legislation needed to solve small pots problem

Podcasts

Podcast: Henry Tapper, executive chair of AgeWage, and Tom McPhail, director of public affairs at the Lang Cat, discuss small pots, commercial consolidators, and more McCloud woe for the Local Government Pension Scheme.