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Pensions reform: With great power comes great responsibility, says KPMG

Gurmukh Hayre, pensions partner at KPMG on pensions implications of Her Majesty’s Treasury’s response to its retirement income reform consultation
Modified date: 09/09/2014
Press release
 

With great power comes great responsibility - Budget pension changes

The 2014 Budget contained major changes to the way pension schemes provide their benefits.
Modified date: 09/09/2014
Business and industry issue
 

New guidance on Asset-Backed Contributions to Pension Schemes: helpful clarification of the Regulator’s views, says KPMG

KPMG's Pensions Advisory practice has welcomed the Pensions Regulator's decision to release new guidance on Asset-Backed Contributions to Pension Schemes (ABCs)
Modified date: 01/09/2014
Press release
 

Budget 2014: Retirement of compulsory annuities a “game-changer for insurance industry”

In today’s budget, the Chancellor has significantly increased the flexibility for customers to choose how and when they access their pension savings during retirement
Modified date: 01/09/2014
Press release
 

Budget 2014: Defined Contribution pensions come out on top

Mike Smedley, Pensions Partner at KPMG comments on changes to pensions announced by the Chancellor
Modified date: 01/09/2014
Press release
 

KPMG's Asset Backed Funding Survey 2014

The latest results from KPMG’s ABF Update shows a surge in the value of ABF for pensions
Modified date: 19/08/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Late acting SMEs may face supplier challenges for auto enrolment

SMS's enterprises which have yet to start planning for the introduction of auto enrolment legislation, may struggle to secure a supplier, says KPMG
Modified date: 17/08/2014
Press release
 

Never mind the Lamborghinis – most people draw their pension income slowly rather than a lump sum today, according to KPMG research

Most people approaching retirement choose an income later in life rather than an option of more cash today and drawing their pension early
Modified date: 17/08/2014
Press release
 

Pensions Regulator redresses the balance in Defined Benefit pension funding

Mike Smedley, pensions partner at KPMG, comments in response to the Pensions Regulator's Code of Practice on funding defined benefit pension plans, annnounced before parliament today.
Modified date: 13/08/2014
Press release
 

LDI market breaks through the £0.5 trillion landmark in 2014, finds KPMG survey

UK Liability Driven Investment (“LDI”) now covers £517bn of liabilities, according to the latest research issued by the investment advisory team at KPMG in the UK
Modified date: 11/08/2014
Press release
 

Navigating the UK LDI Market

Our 2014 survey explores how the UK Liability Driven Investment market has involved, with investment now covering £157 billion of liabilities.
Modified date: 16/06/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Budget 2014 – New toolkit to help navigate the pensions changes

The 2014 Budget contained major changes to the way pension schemes provide their benefits. KPMG has developed a new toolkit to help employers and trustees decide what action they need to take.
Modified date: 25/04/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Member options exercises – market activity picks up again

Following he Code of Practice on Pension Incentive Exercises June 2012 release, market activity regarding member options exercises is picking up again. This update explores exercises carried out following the Code and how the market has developed.
Modified date: 31/03/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Member options - Pension Increase Exchange

Pension Increase Exchange – an exercise provides flexibility and choice to pensioners and helps trustees and sponsors to manage pensions risk effectively
Modified date: 18/02/2014
Business and industry issue
 

Over 65% of DC schemes believe that external assurance for master trusts should be a mandatory requirement

The Pensions Regulator is shortly to issue a new DC Code for trust based DC schemes
Modified date: 31/01/2014
Press release
 

Growth in asset-backed pension funding set to continue in 2014

Growth in asset-backed pension funding set to continue in 2014, says KPMG
Modified date: 09/01/2014
Press release
 

Autumn Statement 2013: State pension age - challenges for individuals and employers

Mike Smedley, pensions partner at KPMG in the UK, comments on the changes to the state pension age announced in today's Autumn Statement.
Modified date: 05/12/2013
Press release
 

Major Local Government Pension Scheme changes are coming

Major changes are taking place in the Local Government Pension Scheme. Read how KPMG can help you tackle the changing environment.
Modified date: 20/11/2013
Business and industry issue
 

KPMG launches “KPMG FusionTM”, an online pensions analytics and modelling tool set to revolutionise pensions consulting

KPMG in the UK has today unveiled “KPMG FusionTM”, a new online pensions analytics and modelling tool which it believes is set to revolutionise pensions consulting.
Modified date: 13/11/2013
Press release