Pensions

An update on all things pensions, covering the latest developments and changes in legislation

Employee Benefits: The runners and riders…

It is fair to say that very few of us expected to see a UK General Election announced last week. Yet this announcement – and its ultimate outcome – will of…

Easter 2018 is not that far away…

Today represents a return to the workplace for many after the Easter bank holiday break.  But with many eggs yet to be opened – let alone actually eaten – the…

The Employee Benefit changes ahead:

On Thursday the UK begins the 2017/18 tax year. Such a milestone always presents changes to the minutiae of the tax code, and this year also brings with it a number of more major…

Will your employees REALLY understand the Lifetime ISA?

The Lifetime ISA (LISA) is set to launch in just over two weeks’ time. This new savings vehicle is bound to attract much media interest, given that savers in the…

employee retention

Employee retention: Beating the skills shortage

It’s no secret that we’re living longer than ever. In the decade to 2015, the number of centenarians in the UK rose by 65% compared to the previous ten years[1]….

Cardiff Employment Seminar: Booking now…

With the political turmoil of the last year now behind us, 2017 presents a brand new challenge for UK business.  What lies ahead once Article 50 is triggered, and what impact…

The Pension Advice Allowance: Further details…

As we have covered many times on this blog, it is increasingly important for workers to engage with and fully understand their retirement savings (and resultant pension income options).  This need…

The 2017 Jelf Employee Benefits Survey

We are delighted to announce that the 2017 Jelf Employee Benefits Survey is now available. This, our third annual survey, is a reflection of the most pressing Employee Benefits – and related…

The Lifetime ISA: Ever more confusing…

Last month I posted this article regarding the absence of any mention in the 2016 Autumn Budget Statement of the Lifetime Individual Savings Accounts (LISA). I promised to return to this topic, and now seems…

business interruption faqs

Autumn Budget Statement (5): The Lifetime ISA (LISA)

Following on from my blog posts yesterday on the Autumn Budget Statement, there is one remaining item (from an Employee Benefits perspective) that we expected to see included. The Lifetime Individual Savings…