Daily Archives: March 10, 2017

Con Keating on the PLSA’s case for consolidation


A discussion of the PLSA DB taskforce paper: “The case for consolidation” As Iain Clacher and I will be addressing the detail of this paper in our response to the DWP DB Green Paper, this note addresses only issues arising … Continue reading

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Consolidation; just who benefits?


What strikes you listening to the hour long debate at the PLSA investment conference is the absence of any of the small employers or their trustees or their advisers who the PLSA wish to consolidate. You can watch the video … Continue reading

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Time to dig this Government out of its hole?


Tax, national insurance and pensions policy should be put in a vault marked “toxic” and should be handled with extreme caution. This morning I have three toxic issues to prove my point. The fiasco of announcing an increase in national insurance … Continue reading

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