Cookies on Pinsent Masons website

This website uses cookies to allow us to see how the site is used. The cookies cannot identify you. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with this

If you want to use the sites without cookies or would like to know more, you can do that here.

Savers to be surveyed on pension exit fees as part of plans to remove 'barriers' to freedoms

Members of the public have been asked to share their experience of exercising their new freedom to access pension savings more flexibly as part of a UK government investigation into "barriers" stopping them from taking advantage of the new regime. 31 Jul 2015

Expert casts doubt on connection between 'huge rise' in pension liberation fraud and new freedoms

It is "far too early" to read anything into a reported increase in cases of pension liberation fraud and the increased freedom to access pension savings that took effect in April, an expert has said. 30 Jul 2015

Pensions Ombudsman supports inaction on guaranteed minimum pension equalisation

A pension scheme was not at fault for failing to ensure guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) benefits were calculated in a non-discriminatory way for men and women, given that the issue "generally remains unresolved" in the UK, the Pensions Ombudsman has said.... 29 Jul 2015

More stories

Expertise in Pensions

Pension matters have become a major issue for employers, trustees, public sector bodies and financial institutions in recent years. Using Pinsent Masons means you use one of the strongest pensions law teams in Europe. Over 70 lawyers, paralegals and trust administrators, working collegiately out of offices in London, Birmingham, Bristol, Glasgow, Leeds and Manchester, offering clear, practical and cost-effective advice.

More about Pensions