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  • Latest updates from Steve Webb - Royal London for advisers

    Latest updates from Steve Webb How long does your client’s money need to last? Jan 24 2019 Helping your clients manage their money in retirement would be a lot easier if we, or they, knew how long they were likely to live. Steve Webb looks back at 2018 in pensions Dec 19 2018 From DB transfers...

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  • The curse of long-term cash - Royal London for advisers

    The curse of long-term cash Trevor Greetham 27 February 2017 Trevor Greetham reveals why clients should be seriously concerned when short-term holdings of cash turn into a long-term investment. Steve Webb's policy paper Royal London estimates that investors in Cash ISAs have missed out on more than...

  • Steve Webb looks back at 2018 in pensions - Royal London for advisers

    Steve Webb looks back at 2018 in pensions Steve Webb 19 December 2018 Share: Share: From DB transfers to Brexit: Steve Webb considers the big stories in pensions from the last 12 months. Transfers One of the dominant pension stories of 2018 was the large numbers of people taking advantage...

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  • Steve Webb: Is it time for the care pension? - Royal London for advisers

    Steve Webb: is it time for the care pension? Steve Webb 26 February 2018 Share: Share: Steve Webb offers a potential solution to the issue of funding long-term care, by asking whether it’s time for the ‘care pension’. The UK’s long-term care system has been steadily spiralling out of control...

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  • Pension news from 2018 - Royal London for advisers

    Pension news from 2018 Are your clients prepared for auto enrolment contribution increases? Dec 20 2018 As you know, the minimum contribution levels for auto enrolment schemes will be increasing again from 6 April 2019. Steve Webb looks back at 2018 in pensions Dec 19 2018 From DB transfers...

  • How long does your client’s money need to last? - Royal London for advisers

    How long does your client’s money need to last? Steve Webb 24 January 2019 Share: Share: Helping your clients manage their money in retirement would be a lot easier if we, or they, knew how long they were likely to live. In a world where buying a secure income has become less common, having...

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  • Steve Webb: What to expect from April's contributions increase and how to help your clients - Royal London for advisers

    Steve Webb: What to expect from April's contributions increase Steve Webb 26 March 2018 Share: Share: Our latest policy paper looks at the potential impact of the upcoming statutory phasing increase, and how to help your clients. The first phase of automatic enrolment has been a huge success. One...

  • Has Britain really stopped saving - Royal London for advisers

    Has Britain really stopped saving? Steve Webb 21 August 2017 Share: Share: Our latest policy paper reveals what the fall in the savings ratio does (and doesn’t) mean. Read the full report Has Britain really stopped saving? In June 2017, the Office for National Statistics published its estimates...

  • Steve Webb: Get to grips with the new state pension - Royal London for advisers

    Steve Webb: Get to grips with the new state pension Steve Webb 29 May 2018 Share: Share: We look at why your clients should consider topping up their state pension to get more out of it. When the new state pension was introduced in 2016, the goal was to create a much simpler system.  Once the new...

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  • Is there a safe harbour in the triage storm? - Royal London for advisers

    Is there a safe harbour in the triage storm? Steve Webb 25 September 2018 Share: Share: Steve Webb looks at how advisers differ in their approach to pension transfer and whether there's a need for standardisation. One of the many issues on which the FCA has recently consulted is how advisers...

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  • Local Seminar - Monday 8 April - Royal London for advisers

    ...and the lunch session in Cardiff. Food and refreshments are available at each venue before the seminars begin. A certificate of attendance of 45 minutes will be issued for Steve's presentation. A CPD certificate of 45 minutes will be issued Mike's presentation. Hear Steve Webb, Director of Policy...

  • Call for refom - Royal London for advisers

    Call for reform Steve Webb 30 May 2017 Share: Share: Families face shock five-figured tax bills after death of a loved one – Steve Webb writes Little-known rules regarding ‘death-in-service’ pay-outs from workplace pension schemes could result in grieving relatives facing huge tax bills according...

  • Mother missing out on millions - Royal London for advisers

    Mothers missing out on millions Steve Webb 30 May 2017 Share: Share: New HMRC figures show number of ‘mothers missing out on millions’ in pension rights has doubled in two years – Steve Webb Figures published on Friday (24th March) by HM Revenue and Customs show a doubling in the number of mothers...

  • Pension over-taxing - Royal London for advisers

    Pension over-taxing Steve Webb 30 May 2017 Share: Share: 800,000 people at risk of being over-taxed on their pensions – Steve Webb, Royal London Director of Policy writes Hundreds of thousands of people receiving company and personal pensions should check their tax code to make sure...

  • Our Brexit preparations - Royal London for advisers

    ...on our website to keep them updated. Related content show more Our Brexit preparations - Royal London for advisers Our Brexit preparations 21 February 2019 Share: Share: An update for you ahead of Brexit We haven’t been publishing regular Brexit commentary because... Steve Webb looks back at 2018...

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  • Workers are missing out - Royal London for advisers

    Workers are missing out Steve Webb 19 June 2017 Share: Share: Three million workers missing out on £2 billion of 'buy-one, get-one free cash' from their employers New analysis by mutual insurer Royal London has found that over three million people working for larger employers are failing to take up...

  • Pension news from 2017 - Royal London for advisers

    ...income calculations have been updated. We look at the reasons for the change and what the impact could be. Pension over-taxing May 30 2017 800,000 people at risk of being over-taxed on their pensions – Steve Webb, Royal London Director of Policy writes Mothers missing out on millions May 30 2017 New...

  • Steve Webb webinar - The pensions policy agenda in 2018 - Royal London for advisers

    The pensions policy agenda in 2018 31 January 2018 Watch a recording of our Pension Landscape webinar with Steve Webb, Director of Policy at Royal London. On 31 January 2018 Steve Webb discussed what pensions legislators and regulators have in their inbox at the start of 2018 and what changes...

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  • Pension Landscape 2017 webinar - Royal London for advisers

    Steve Webb webinar - Pensions Landscape 2017 17 January 2017 Please join us from 9.30–10.30am on Thursday 9 February 2017 for a webinar. Steve Webb, Director of Policy at Royal London, will discuss the outlook for pensions in 2017 and update you on the latest research which Royal London has...

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  • Why pension tax relief is in the Chancellor’s sights – and where the cuts could come - Royal London for advisers

    Why pension tax relief is in the Chancellor’s sights – and where the cuts could come Steve Webb 21 November 2017 Our new analysis has highlighted the fiscal pressures on the Chancellor due to a combination of spending pressures, revenue shortfalls and an inability to raise politically sensitive...

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  • Helping trustees with DB transfers - Royal London for advisers

    - Royal London for advisers Helping trustees with DB transfers 25 September 2018 Share: Share: Our policy paper helps pension trustees steer the right course in a world of... Latest updates from Steve Webb - Royal London for advisers ...to Brexit: Steve Webb considers the big stories in pensions from the last 12 months. Is there a safe harbour in the triage storm? Sep 25 2018 Steve... Last updated: 25 Sep 2018...

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  • If you insist - Royal London for advisers

    : Share: Robin Nimmo looks at the... Is there a safe harbour in the triage storm? - Royal London for advisers Is there a safe harbour in the triage storm? Steve Webb 25 September 2018 Share: Share: Steve Webb looks at how advisers differ in their approach to... About the author Justin Corliss Senior...

  • FCA produces new rules for Pension Transfers - Royal London for advisers

    ...from Steve Webb - Royal London for advisers ...to Brexit: Steve Webb considers the big stories in pensions from the last 12 months. Is there a safe harbour in the triage storm? Sep 25 2018 Steve... About the author Justin Corliss Senior Business Development Manager Justin Corliss is a Business...

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  • Defined benefit transfers and the lifetime allowance - Royal London for advisers

    ...trustees with DB transfers - Royal London for advisers Helping trustees with DB transfers 25 September 2018 Share: Share: Our policy paper helps pension trustees steer the right course in a world of... Latest updates from Steve Webb - Royal London for advisers ...to Brexit: Steve Webb considers the big...

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  • Independent Governance Committee annual report 2016 published - Royal London for advisers

    . They also worked closely with Royal London to improve the measurement and reporting of transactional costs. Transaction costs and customer engagement will continue to be a focus for the IGC in 2017. In a press release today, Royal London’s Director of Policy, Steve Webb said: The Royal London IGC...

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  • Pensions Through the Ages: The Millennial Mosaic - Royal London for advisers

    ...that millennials are a diverse group of people with different experiences and priorities, who don't all face the same challenges. We must consider how factors such as the lack of affordable housing and student debt impact millennials' ability to save for a comfortable retirement. Steve Webb Director...

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  • Single-tier State Pension - transition

    ...is projected to be lower by 0.5% of GDP compared to running the current system forward over the long term. 17 In 2013, the then Pensions Minister Steve Webb explained that a higher flat-rate pension was affordable because the amount of State Pension people could build up in future would be capped...

  • How far do employer duties extend? - Royal London for advisers

    ...a legal duty to provide financial advice to their employees, courts have implied a duty on employers to provide information to employees about their pension rights where not doing so could lead to an individual suffering financial loss. Commenting, Steve Webb, Director of Policy at Royal London said...

  • Pension Matters - discover a new way to stay informed

    ...phase of auto enrolment nears completion, Steve Webb looks at the next steps to get workers saving more. Government announces changes to auto enrolment Proposals to change the way auto enrolment works have been published, we look at what the main results of the review could mean for employers...

  • Financial advice can benefit customers by £40,000 - Royal London for advisers

    ...advice. And this time round 9.7% of this group were more likely to save and 10.8% were more likely to invest in the equity market that the equivalent of those who were in this group but didn’t receive any financial advice. Here’s what Steve Webb our Director of Policy, had to say about the report...

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  • statutory phasing update - Royal London for advisers

    Statutory phasing increase - the next step in getting workers saving more 24 January 2018 Share: Share: Steve Webb examines auto enrolment so far and explains the impact of the upcoming statutory phasing increases on your clients. Since the autumn of 2012, employers and advisers up and down...

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  • State Pension uprating - 2010 onwards

    ...of 28 June 2010, Official Report, columns 393-94W, on state retirement pensions, for what reasons the month of September is used as the base for these calculations. [5569] Steve Webb: The Consumer Prices Index figure for September is the most up to date that can be used which allows time...

  • FCA consults further on pension transfer advice - Royal London for advisers

    , alongside its much awaited response PS18/6 to the previous consultation Advising on Pension Transfers. DB to DC transfers are a hot topic in the market, and we want to hear your views. Look out for our survey from Steve Webb later in the week, where you can give us your thoughts. Let's look at what...

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  • Automatic enrolment – are the right people saving? - Royal London for advisers

    ...revenues. However, there is a suggestion which could offset this effect and be used to encourage saving at the same time. My esteemed colleague, Sir Steve Webb, suggests increasing Class 4 NI contributions to 12% and allowing contributors to redirect the additional 3% to a suitable pension arrangement...

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  • The new State Pension

    2013) and IFS, History of state pensions in the UK from 1948 to 2010 (June 2010). 16 Cm 6841, para 3.47-8; Pensions Act 2007, sections 10-12 9 The new State Pension 2. The Coalition Government’s consultation 2.1 2011 Green Paper On 16 November 2010, the then Pensions Minister, Steve Webb, confirmed...

  • topping-up-your-state-pension-guide.pdf

    @royallondon.com Steve Webb – Director of Policy and External Communications Email – steve.webb@royallondon.com All details in this guide were correct at the time of writing in August 2016 The Royal London Mutual Insurance Society Limited is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated...

  • rl-social-responsibility-report.pdf

    ...protection products. It’s available from the day a customer starts their plan, they don’t need to pay anything extra to use it, and their partner and children can use it too. Our Director of Policy, Sir Steve Webb, acts as the pensions ‘agony aunt’ for the This is Money website, writing a weekly...

  • PU1772 prelims + cover (with DWP logo).indd

    ...and challenging industry to create a market that allows individuals the choice to spend their pension savings flexibly. I encourage you to respond to this consultation on how we implement the reforms. George Osborne Chancellor of the Exchequer March 2015 Steve Webb Minister for Pensions March 2015...

  • p10b0005.steves-story.pdf

    STEVE’S STORY Helping Hand helped get Steve back on his feet. PEOPLE SUFFER ILLNESSES AND SERIOUS INJURIES ALL THE TIME. AND WHILE THEY MAY NOT BE CRITICAL ENOUGH TO MAKE A CLAIM, IT CAN STILL MEAN EVERYDAY ACTIVITIES ARE RESTRICTED, WHICH CAN BE FRUSTRATING – ESPECIALLY IF YOU DON’T KNOW WHERE...

  • Postponement factsheet

    ...be working for Card Corner on the deferral date. Using postponement to avoid calculating pension contributions on part month earnings ACME Widgets Limited pay their workers on the 20th of each month for work done during that month. Andrew Hill the HR manager notices that one of their workers, Steve...

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