08 Oct 2013

Pensions snapshot - October 2013


This edition of snapshot summarises some of the key legal developments from the world of occupational pension schemes during September.

The topics covered in this edition are:

  • The OFT - DC workplace pension market study
  • The PPF - 2014/15 pension protection levy consultation document
  • Local Government Pension Scheme - main regulations finalised
  • The Regulator - summary of public-sector pensions governance
  • Auto-enrolment - ban on consultancy charging
  • TPAs stop transfers to pension liberation schemes
  • Labour announces cut in tax relief on pensions savings for wealthiest
  • Young (PO-1758) - decision-maker should have made "reasonable enquiries" before making death benefits payment
  • White (PO-350) - member deceived over AVCs

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