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Unused legislative rule solves trustees drawdown conundrums

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Hogan Lovells counsel Nicola Rondel details how powers granted by the Finance Act 2004 to override scheme rules in specific circumstances have been successfully used by trustees in two drawdown cases.

Contract-based DC is still playing governance catch-up

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Improving contract-based DC governance has been a priority, but these plans still lag their trust-based counterparts, says Hogan Lovells' Nicola Rondel.

Will risk-sharing schemes ever take off in the UK?

Many industry commentators have answered this question with a resounding 'no'. Hogan Lovells' Nicola Rondel makes the argument for a qualified 'yes'.