Pensions

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

2017 and the savings landscape…

Anyone who is involved in the world of workplace savings will recognise that the last few months have been rather interesting to say the least. At the start of the year…

The pensions revolution continues…

Even the most casual of observers will have spotted that the world of pensions has been undergoing something of a revolution throughout the whole of the current decade, and many…

Pension Freedoms take off…

Let’s start with a quote taken directly from the HM Treasury press release on the 28th July 2016: “new HMRC figures show more and more people are taking advantage of…

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Jelf Employment Seminar at Harewood House…

2016 has been a turbulent political year so far, and with the dust now settling on the EU referendum it is time for employers to prepare for the post-Brexit business…

As the dust settles…

The dust is settling on yet another turbulent political week.  Since I last posted we have not only a new Prime Minister, but also an entirely new Cabinet as well.  But do these changes suggest…

Is the war for talent back on?

Recent official employment figures from Her Majesty’s Government are rather impressive. According to the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) press release issued on the 18th May: The employment rate…

And now for the news headlines…

It has been a while since I updated our followers on the employee benefits news coverage – and in particular where Jelf Employee Benefits has contributed to an on-going debate…

Going up…

According to The Pensions Regulator’s (TPR) announcement yesterday, over 100,000 employers have now enrolled more than 6 million workers in UK pension schemes under Auto-Enrolment legislative requirements. These are indeed impressive…

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Helping employees retire

It’s easy to forget the employees in your business who are about to or are nearing retirement, because they are getting ready to leave the company, but it’s important to…

Re-Enrolment & the new marketplace…

Most of the headlines written around Auto-Enrolment (AE) are rightly focused on the legions of smaller employers who are yet to comply with this new pension legislation.  Such stories are of course necessary, yet they perhaps…