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Pensions Management Institute appoints Cardano Advisory as Covenant Insight Partner
22 November 2021

Pensions Management Institute appoints Cardano Advisory as Covenant Insight Partner

The Pensions Management Institute (PMI) announces today that it has appointed Cardano Advisory as its newest Insight Partner, offering specialist support on employer covenant to PMI members.

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Pensions Management Institute launches Diploma in Pension Trusteeship
09 September 2021

Pensions Management Institute launches Diploma in Pension Trusteeship

New advanced qualification is designed to help professionals demonstrate a high level of competency in dealing with increasingly complex pensions issues

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Pensions Industry doubts it can deliver the Dashboard by 2023
02 September 2021

Pensions Industry doubts it can deliver the Dashboard by 2023

  • More than three quarters (78%) of respondents are not confident the Pensions Dashboard will be completed in two years

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Articles

6th ITM Student Essay Competition: runner-up Camilla O’Brien
15 September 2021

6th ITM Student Essay Competition: runner-up Camilla O’Brien

To what extent will an increased focus on ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) improve member outcomes?

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6th ITM Student Essay Competition: runner-up Clare Bryant
15 September 2021

6th ITM Student Essay Competition: runner-up Clare Bryant

To what extent will an increased focus on ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) improve member outcomes?

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The changing face of healthcare in the UK
03 June 2021

The changing face of healthcare in the UK

Coronavirus has changed every aspect of our lives: how we work, how we shop and how we socialise.

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Pensions Aspects Magazine

Pensions Aspects November/December 2021
15 November 2021

Pensions Aspects November/December 2021

45th year anniversary. Leading the UK’s pensions schemes since 1976.

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Planning for retirement should lead to improved member outcomes
15 November 2021

Planning for retirement should lead to improved member outcomes

The past year and a half has been a challenge for many of us in one way or another, with many people suffering from ill health, financial or mental wellbeing issues. However, for those approaching retirement, one of the biggest problems faced during the pandemic has been the impact it has had on their retirement plans.

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From trainee to trustee
15 November 2021

From trainee to trustee

When you think about what a professional pension scheme trustee should look like, what comes to mind? Someone with a ‘bit of grey’ as the saying goes? That’s not quite how we see it (although I have to admit to fitting that stereotype). At Dalriada, we want to do something that is a bit different in our industry – build career professional trustees.

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Pensions Aspects

Pensions Aspects

OUR MEMBER MAGAZINE

The PMI’s membership magazine, Pensions Aspects, is distributed to in excess of 4000 members, 10 editions a year. Pensions Aspects articles and features written by recognised industry professionals covering variety of pensions related issues including administration, Payroll, HR, Investment, legal, actuarial, security, CPD, regulation, financial education, retirement funds and much more. The magazine is a trusted and authoritative source of information, not only providing the latest institute updates, but also offering expert insight and analysis on the current pensions landscape.

We are always looking for new writers, get in touch to find out more.

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Webinars

PensTech and Admin Summit: Getting ready for the Pensions Dashboard – What you need to know
24 November 2021

PensTech and Admin Summit: Getting ready for the Pensions Dashboard – What you need to know

Join David Poynton, Business Analyst at Altus for a talk on what Pensions Administrators need to know about the upcoming Pensions Dashboard.

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PensTech and Admin Summit:  Getting to know your member better using technology to improve member engagement
24 November 2021

PensTech and Admin Summit: Getting to know your member better using technology to improve member engagement

Tamasine Fryer and Alex Burdekin of like minds share their insight on how it’s time to start using data with empathy and imagination to find out who our members are, so that we can communicate with them on their terms, not ours.

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PensTech and Admin Summit: Digital Transformation of your Board in a Hybrid World: Optional or Mandatory?
24 November 2021

PensTech and Admin Summit: Digital Transformation of your Board in a Hybrid World: Optional or Mandatory?

In this session, Paul Stark, Director at OnBoard will share some case studies, best practices and benefits of a digital boardroom in a hybrid world.

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PMI TV

Pensions Management Institute winning at 'digital by default' transformation
04 February 2021

Pensions Management Institute winning at 'digital by default' transformation

Our Chief Executive, Gareth Tancred, talks to Proactive about how being forced to go online by the pandemic has actually enhanced the business deliverables. Gareth Tancred talks through our highly successful digital events programme and how the new board continues to make a difference while embracing new ways of working. The fiduciary management report and working with employers and scheme members to maximise retirement savings is also up for discussion as is news on the PMI Investment Forum, coming up in spring.

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Putting risk management at the heart of governance
22 January 2021

Putting risk management at the heart of governance

What are the key features of a resilient pensions board? Laura Andrikopoulos, Hymans Robertson, discuss this, along with risk management and governance.

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Climate change and ESG in 2021
20 January 2021

Climate change and ESG in 2021

What are the challenges and opportunities facing pension funds and trustees? Vicki Bakhshi, director of responsible investment at BMO Global Asset Management links up with PMI TV to give her thoughts.

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Surveys and research

PMI Pulse June 2021
31 August 2021

PMI Pulse June 2021

PMI Pulse aims to gather the views of the pensions industry to assess the mood and state of the pensions arena over time. The poll runs twice annually.

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PMI Pulse January 2021
14 January 2021

PMI Pulse January 2021

PMI Pulse aims to gather the views of the pensions industry to assess the mood and state of the pensions arena over time. The poll runs twice annually.

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PMI Pulse June 2020
15 June 2020

PMI Pulse June 2020

PMI Pulse aims to gather the views of the pensions industry to assess the mood and state of the pensions arena over time. The poll runs twice annually. 

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Reports and guides

Preventing fraud through pension education
16 November 2021

Preventing fraud through pension education

Fraudsters rarely take a day off, even during a global pandemic. The tactics deployed by fraudsters constantly evolve. As lockdown measures in the UK continue to ease, and people start to think about getting back to normal, it’s just another school day for the fraudsters as their tactics will inevitably move on again.

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New powers for the Pensions Regulator: evolution or revolution?
15 November 2021

New powers for the Pensions Regulator: evolution or revolution?

Technical News November 2021.

In the wake of the BHS and Carillion scandals, and the ensuing criticism of the Pensions Regulator’s “tentative and apologetic approach” in those cases, the Government promised to strengthen the Regulator’s powers. The result is the Pension Schemes Act 2021, which received Royal Assent on 11 February.

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How to protect the scheme’s interests in a financial restructuring?
04 November 2021

How to protect the scheme’s interests in a financial restructuring?

Read PMI Academy partner, Penfida’s case study on scheme.

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Pensions Terminology

Pensions Terminology

A USEFUL GUIDE TO PENSION TERMS AND KEYWORDS

Pensions Terminology is a useful guide to pension terms and keywords, produced by the PMI in conjunction with the Pensions Research Accountants Group (PRAG). The ninth edition of Pensions Terminology is sponsored by Barnett Waddingham and Pendragon. 

Members of the PMI can access Digital Pensions Terminology in their member portal or purchase a printed copy for £20.

Non-members of the PMI can also purchase a copy of Pensions Terminology for £30.

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