DC Pensions Winter 2016 Comments

Gary Smith, 12 December 2016

Welcome to the latest issue of DC Comments - the Winter 2016 edition. Our DC pensions team has collated our insights over the last quarter, providing insights and analysis on a number of DC-related topics.

Welcome to the latest issue of DC Comments - the Winter 2016 edition. Our DC pensions team has collated our insights over the last quarter, providing insights and analysis on a number of DC-related topics.

The Autumn Statement
Capita Employee Benefits

On 23 November 2016, the Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his first Autumn Statement since his summer appointment. Our Technical team provides a summary of the main findings to emerge from this.

Why employers need to ‘Mind The Gap’ when planning pensions and benefits campaigns
The Pensions Management Institute

Robin Hames, head of marketing and research, draws attention to three themes to emerge from our fourth annual Employee Insight Report and why employers need to 'Mind The Gap' when planning pensions and benefits campaigns.

The report is available as a free download - click here

The pensions guessing game
Pensions World

Anish Rav, head of DC proposition and strategy, asks if we underestimate our own life expectancy, how can we really know how far our pension will stretch?

Comments on the publication of the Pensions Bill
Capita Employee Benefits

Paul McBride, head of governance for Capita Employee Benefits’ Atlas Master Trust, comments on the recent publication of the Pension Bill.

People would be happy to see changes to pensions if it just made them simpler
Capita Employee Benefits

Following the launch of the Employee Insight Report 2016, Gareth Davies, research and engagement manager, comments on how employees would be happy to see changes to pensions if it just made them simpler.

And finally...

Join us at our DC deferreds seminar

We are hosting a joint seminar with Pinsent Masons LLP on DC pension challenges, solutions and legal insight. The seminar is on 17 January 2017 in London. Follow the link to register for a place!

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Gary Smith Head of DC Consulting

Gary Smith

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