From The Pensions Regulator:
The regulator today launches a campaign aimed at encouraging good governance and administration and better management of pension scheme risks. A statement published alongside results of the 2009 pension scheme governance survey outlines the regulator’s key focus areas.
The regulator makes clear that trustees responsible for running pension schemes need to be sure that:
Pensions Regulator chief executive Tony Hobman said:
“Good governance underpins secure pensions.
“Scheme members entrust their pension savings into the hands of others to a total estimate of more than £1 trillion in assets, often for decades of their working lives.
“The scale of the market and the importance of the task of managing people’s life savings to secure their income in retirement require robust standards of…