Tag Archives: Guidance Guarantee

Pension Wise – now taking calls…

Those with decent length memories will recall that in the 2014 Budget Statement George Osborne announced the new (and entirely unexpected) Pension Freedoms.  These new rules come fully into force in…

Defensive lines

The last few weeks has seen several new lines of defence added to the tactical map of UK pension savings. New Pension Freedoms Safeguards In late January the Financial Conduct…

A new name for the Guidance Guarantee…

HM Treasury has today announced a new name for the Guidance Guarantee.  From now on this will be known as Pension wise. The creation of Pension wise follows the 2014 announcement by George…

Evolution of the Guidance Guarantee

The Freedom of Pension proposals announced by George Osborne in March are still a work in progress – with many aspects being tweaked or reconsidered.  And one of those proposals…

A different perspective?

It’s highly unusual for me to get involved in the employee benefits debate from the benefits industry, rather than sponsoring employer, perspective.  Yet on occasion I do see the necessity to…