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Is the Financial Ombudsman trying to catch us out?

Is the Financial Ombudsman trying to catch us out on Defined Benefit transfers? A great article by Nick Bamford. It highlights the issues advisers face when helping members with potential transfers out of their defined benefit (final salary) pension schemes. He explores whether the Financial Ombudsman trying to catch people out or not. Check out

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15th March 2018 — Read this story in full.

Time to celebrate our ‘Mark of Excellence’

Time to celebrate! We won the ‘Mark of Excellence’ for Client Experience. Corinthian Benefits are delighted to announce that they have been awarded the Mark of Excellence for Client Experience by the independent assessment organisation CX Awards Limited. The Mark of Excellence is awarded following an in-depth assessment of the Client Experience focused on the following

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5th March 2018 — Read this story in full.

Join us at Kent Vision LIVE!

We will be at Kent Vision Live We are once again exhibiting at Kent Vision LIVE and hope to defend our most innovative stand trophy that we won last year. Click here to register for your free place and we’ll see you there! Or contact us now if you aren’t able to make it.

1st March 2018 — Read this story in full.

The Pensions Regulator’s fines are up by nearly a third!

Pension Regulator’s recent Quarterly Compliance and Enforcement bulletin The Pensions Regulator’s most recent Quarterly Compliance and Enforcement bulletin covers October to December 2017. It shows that the number of Compliance Notices issued during the period was 17,949. This is an increase of 29% on the total amount issued since October 2012.  The number of Fixed Penalty Notices of

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1st March 2018 — Read this story in full.

A rough guide to Business Protection

A recent survey revealed 57% of family businesses would cease trading within a year, and 1/4 would close immediately following the loss of a key person. Fewer than half of SMEs having any sort of succession plan in place. So it’s more important now than ever to understand your options when it comes to Business

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1st March 2018 — Read this story in full.

Standard Life offloads workplace pensions book to Phoenix Group

Standard Life has announced the sale of its workplace pensions business to Phoenix Group. This comes just days after the collapse of a proposed merger with Scottish Widows had been announced. Standard Life had in recent years been the largest workplace pensions provider in the UK. It will continue to market and distribute the workplace

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23rd February 2018 — Read this story in full.

Now: Pensions is up for sale!

Two weeks ago we reported that Now: Pensions Trustee was fined £70,000 by The Pensions Regulator – now it’s up for sale Now: Pensions is arguably the third-biggest master trust in the UK. The provider has been put up for sale following a catalogue of administration problems. These problems have led to the provider exiting the Pension

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23rd February 2018 — Read this story in full.

Declaration of Compliance is not the end

Auto Enrolment doesn’t end with your Declaration of Compliance Implementing a workplace pension is not the end of compliance. So you’ve assessed your staff, put them into a workplace pension scheme, paid your contributions and declared your compliance. That’s not the end!  You still have legal duties that need to be completed, auto-enrolment is an

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15th February 2018 — Read this story in full.

Now: Pensions Trustee fined £70,000 by The Pensions Regulator

Now: Pensions has been fined £70,000 The trustee of master trust Now: Pensions has been fined £70,000. They have also been given a set of stringent deadlines to fix long-running pension scheme issues. This was announced by the Pensions Regulator (tPR) today. Their CEO maintains that they “remain very much open for business”. However, in July

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6th February 2018 — Read this story in full.

We are recruiting!

We are recruiting! Corinthian Benefits are recruiting an Implementation Consultant to join our friendly team in Tunbridge Wells. This role would suit an individual with knowledge of defined contribution pension schemes and auto-enrolment.  To apply, please send your CV along with a cover letter to Roger at rm@corinthianbenefits.co.uk Click here to see the full job description 

23rd January 2018 — Read this story in full.

Engagement is integral to a benefits strategy

How can employers ensure engagement is integral to a benefits strategy? Although this article is through a free subscription of Employee Benefits online magazine, it is definitely worth a read. The tendency with many employers is to put employee benefits in place and then think about how to engage people with them, but if they

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22nd January 2018 — Read this story in full.

Prime Minister pledges new pension rules against boardroom excesses

New Pension Rules The Prime Minister has pledged to stop bosses taking excessive remuneration from companies. She has pledged to do this with ‘at-risk’ pension schemes by introducing tougher new pension rules this spring. Read the full article here from Corporate Adviser.   Find out other industry news from Corinthian here: The Pensions Regulator’s fines are up

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22nd January 2018 — Read this story in full.

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