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Pension Blog - July 2009 
 
This blog allows us to air our views and opinions on pension related issues. We don't ask or expect you to agree with our opinions - but you're welcome to comment about a particular blog by sending us an email to enquiries@mycompanypension.co.uk  
 
 
I often use cars as an analogy when I talk about pensions as people be able to understand the similarities. It also helps to explain why people need to seek advice...
posted 29/07/2009 
 
The Insurance Industry Working Group has published a 72 page document which covers a wide range of topics looking towards the future. I’m interested...
posted 27/07/2009
 
HMRC’s latest amendment to A-Day regulations concerning dependants’ pensions doesn’t exactly have a title that immediately explains itself. Although this...
posted 24/07/2009 
 
Pension legal firm Wragge & Co has produced a summary of a recent case before the Courts involving MCP Pension Trustees Limted and Aon Pension Trustees...
posted 21/07/2009 
 
The news that American Express is ceasing employer contributions to the group’s stakeholder pension is not too surprising in the current economic crisis. Indeed...
posted 17/07/2009 
 
Inflation, measured by the Retail Price Index (RPI), is now officially at an all time low since records began in 1948. Meanwhile the Consumer Price Index (CPI)...
posted 14/07/2009 
 
It strikes me as being a return to basic values, given that a report in this morning’s FTAdviser reveals that "…four out of five IFAs have stated that providing a...
posted 13/07/2009
 
The Court of Appeal ruling on the Foster Wheeler case about equalisation of pension benefits for males and females illustrates that at least sometimes common sense...
 posted 10/07/2009
 
The FSA's review of pension transfers crops up in an article in FTAdviser today. Although this has been covered elsewhere in recent press reports, I've drawn...
posted 09/07/2009 
 
Several media websites are reporting the news about Alistair Darling's White Paper which is set to 'overhaul regulation of the City in the wake of the financial crisis'
posted 08/07/2009 
 
I'm not, and never have been a Trustee of a pension fund. I have however, met many people who are and I have the greatest admiration for them all, but...
posted 07/07/2009 
 
There are three articles in this morning's press, each with its own angle on Self Invested Personal Pensions (Sipps). I'm not surprised by the first article...
posted 01/07/2009
 
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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