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by Alexander Beard, on Jun 24, 2019 5:47:14 AM

April 2019 saw the increase of minimum contributions to auto-enrolment pensions from 5 per cent of wages to 8 per cent. With employers now required to contribute 3 per cent, …

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Topics:Auto EnrolmentBusinessEmployeesUK

by Alexander Beard, on May 13, 2019 10:08:24 AM

From 6 April 2019, minimum contributions from employers and staff increase. This applies to all employers with staff in a pension scheme for automatic enrolment. If you aren’t enrolled in …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jan 5, 2017 5:19:34 AM

Here’s a useful ‘heads-up’ from our Germany Country Manager – Rudy Blaich on possible developments in the German pension market that may affect our international corporate clients who have staff …

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Topics:Auto EnrolmentEuropeUK

by Alexander Beard, on Dec 18, 2015 4:44:46 AM

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) publishes annual and quarterly commentary and analysis on automatic enrolment and the powers they have used to ensure employer compliance over the relevant period. The data …

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Topics:Auto EnrolmentPensionsUK

by Alexander Beard, on Aug 24, 2015 6:39:37 AM

Dutch labour is often being called difficult. Especially when it comes to dismissal law foreign companies often frowned upon the Dutch legislation. In 2015 the Dutch labour law legislation is …

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by Alexander Beard, on Jun 22, 2015 5:08:49 AM

The new pension rules mean that there’s much more flexibility and choice over how we take our cash in retirement than ever before. Whether you’re in your early 20s or …

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Topics:Auto EnrolmentPensionsSavings

by Alexander Beard, on Apr 15, 2015 5:22:20 AM

The Office of National Statistics 2014 Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings provides us with evidence of the considerable impact of Automatic Enrolment within the pensions arena – for employees …

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Topics:Auto EnrolmentPensions

by Alexander Beard, on Feb 9, 2015 7:17:40 AM

The number of women saving adequately for retirement has shifted from a record low to a four-year high in the last 12 months, according to Scottish Widows’ annual Women and Retirement …

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Topics:Auto EnrolmentPensionsRetirementSavingsUK

by Alexander Beard, on Apr 23, 2014 11:08:04 AM

You will probably have heard of Automatic Enrolment by now, but what exactly is the government’s new approach to Workplace pensions and how will it affect you and your company? …

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