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Employers unprepared for impact of likely changes in pensions tax relief

With just two weeks until the Chancellor’s 2016 Budget statement, research carried out by Jelf Employee benefits has established that 3 in 4 employers (76%) have yet to inform their…

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Increase in employers enquiring about imminent changes to pensions tax rules

The imminent changes to pensions tax rules for the Annual Allowance and the Lifetime Allowance has led to a significant increase in enquiries from employers on how this is going…

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UK Google searches for ‘pensions freedoms’ up by 913% during 2015, says Jelf Employee Benefits

Jelf Employee Benefits has identified that UK Google searches for the term ‘pensions freedoms’ (and three other variants with and without plurals) have increased by 913% during 2015. The employee…

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Jelf International predicts a closer alignment between health insurers and security companies

With the now constant threat of terrorism around the world, Jelf International predicts a closer alignment between providers of International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) and security firms. Jelf International forecasts…

Jelf raises funds for World Cancer Day

Employees from leading insurance broker Jelf, with its head office based in Chipping Sodbury, have raised more than £1,000 for Cancer Research UK. As part of this year’s World Cancer…

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Jelf International urges employers to communicate advice for those planning travel to Zika-affected areas

Jelf International is urging UK employers operating in Zika-affected areas of South America to communicate advice to their employees regarding their travel plans, particularly for those that are pregnant or…

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Employees unable to make the most of Pensions Freedom because of their employers

The vast majority of employers have not reviewed their pension offering in light of Pension Freedom; they struggle with how to manage the implications; and do not believe their employees…

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Only 9% of employers have reviewed Salary Sacrifice usage against new National Living Wage requirements

With the introduction of the National Living Wage less than three months away, a survey by Jelf Employee Benefits highlights that many employers need to take urgent action to ensure…

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Press note: New Year marks momentous 12 months for The Purple Partnership

Thursday 14 January 2016 Wilsons Insurance Group, a major player in the Manchester insurance market, has become The Purple Partnership’s landmark 100th network member. The news marks a record-breaking year…

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Healthcare Predictions for 2016 from Iain Laws, managing director, healthcare and group risk for Jelf Employee Benefits

2016 will see a significant rise in the use of Private GP services, widespread adoption  of digital communications and an increase in self-funded healthcare schemes as insurers and employers adapt…