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Following its divestment from its own pension business, Access Holdings Plc, the parent company of Access Bank Plc, has announced its intention to acquire a majority stake in FBN Holding’s pension subsidiary, First Guarantee Pension Limited. The Group, according to a statement filed with the stock exchange (NGX), has entered into an agreement with the …

Breadcrumb Links Life Timing is crucial when you collect your dues The decision to get your government benefits sooner or later should be the one you make when planning your retirement Photo by Getty Images/iStockphoto Content of the article Should you take your government pension at age 60 or delay it until age 65 or …

Workers might be tempted to suspend workplace pension contributions during the cost of living crisis – but that could be a costly mistake when it comes to your retirement Workers risk losing thousands of pounds later in life ( Image: Getty Images) Workers who suspend pension contributions during the cost of living crisis risk losing …

A consulting firm’s data breach triggered a second class action lawsuit filed by a concerned participant on behalf of a group of approximately 2,500,000 people. The lawsuit, brought by plaintiff Greg Torrano, claims that 2,537,261 people signed up for employee benefit plans through their employers, only to find that their personally identifiable information (PII), including …

Pension and retirement planning often takes years to complete, but those dreams are in jeopardy for thousands of people. This is due to the rising cost of living, and many fear they will be financially strained as a direct result. Now, a new survey has demonstrated the extent of the problems facing those about to …

Accelerated platform will position Altshuler Shaham as a leading player in the Israeli pension fund market HOLON, Israel, May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — International Sapiens Society (NASDAQ: SPNS) (TASE: SPNS), a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, announced that Altshuler Shaham Investment House, one of Israel’s fastest growing provident and pension …

Tesla’s infamously erratic and eclectic CEO Elon Musk surprised many in April when he announced plans to buy Twitter for $44 billion. However, with the deal still pending approval by the relevant authorities, Musk’s attempts to buy the social media network encountered a new challenge: a Florida pension fund. The Orlando Police Pension Fund, the …

New research reveals a “deep entanglement” between the fossil fuel industry and those who govern Canada’s largest pension funds, raising concerns about potential conflicts of interest. Seven of Canada’s 10 largest pension funds have at least one board member who also sits on the board of a fossil fuel company, according to research by ShiftAction, …

Torben M Andersen, Joydeep Bhattacharya, Anna Grodecka-Messi, Katja Mann May 05, 2022 Growing income and wealth inequality has recently captured the attention of academics and public discourse. International institutions such as the European Commission, the OECD and the IMF have raised concerns that these developments, particularly the dramatic increases in income and wealth at the …

Gov. Phil Scott on Monday vetoed a pension reform bill while acknowledging the legislation is likely to become law despite his objections. The legislature gave final approval last week to a plan that relies on one-time spending of $200 million to shore up the public pension system for teachers and state employees. In return, the …

Many depend solely on the state pension, but this is far too low to cover later expenses such as serious illnesses, long-term care and funeral costs. Most retirees do not have enough savings to fund these expenses themselves. Supporting younger family members and adapting your home to the demands of future life add pressure on …

TORONTO, April 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Entourage Health Corp. (formerly WeedMD Inc.) (TSX-V:ENTG) (OTCQX: ETRGF) (ESF: 4WE) (“Surroundings“or the”Company”), a Canadian producer and distributor of award-winning cannabis products and brands, is pleased to announce that it has amended and expanded its existing credit facility (the “Credit facility”) with a subsidiary of the LiUNA Pension …

Inflation the likes of which we have not seen in over a generation is evident, as are its effects. But recent reports suggest, oddly enough, that inflation is not bad for pension plans in every respect. Members vs plan sponsors According to Oct. 3, a further worsening of inflation will hurt the value of pensions …

AUSTIN, TX, April 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Pension plans for Texas city ​​fire, police and municipal workers exceeded actuarial return on investment targets for the past 20-year period and exceeded 60/40 global returns over the 10- and 15-year periods. The findings were compiled from an annual survey conducted for the Texas Association of Public Employees …

Investors may be concerned about recent market ups and downs as a result of world events. If that sounds like you, Emma-Lou Montgomery, associate director at Fidelity International, suggests there might be some things you could consider. For those who still have a long way to go towards retirement, she says, “You should think of …

Public pension plans in New York and New York state are launching a proxy battle to oust two Amazon directors, in an effort to highlight what pension programs say are unsafe working conditions in retailer’s warehouses. The five city plans and the state program, New York State Common Retirement Fund, which together own $5 billion …

Increase in state pensions ‘woefully insufficient’, says expert New research published on Wednesday found that energy prices in Britain are set to remain significantly above average until 2030. The analysis has raised concerns that the most vulnerable people in society, including older people on fixed incomes, will face impossible decisions to survive. Cornwall Insight analysis …

Columnists Data Protection Strategies for Pension Plans Tuesday, April 19, 2022 Data protection concept. By OPRAH WANYAMAMore from this author Summary Pension plan trustees qualify as data controllers under data protection law simply because they ultimately determine the manner and purpose for which plan member data is processed either by themselves or by themselves. themselves …

On Monday April 11, a ‘grassroots’ campaign launched a brand new film, aiming to raise awareness about savers’ pensions – and the surprising way they can help tackle the climate crisis. Movement, Make my money countwas founded by British director Richard Curtis in partnership with former government special adviser Jo Corbett. The new campaign, #DeliverTheTruth, …

In a bid to demonstrate what it called the “hidden truth of our pensions”, the Ethical Pensions Campaign transported an oversized package – a “Deforester 5000” – across London and delivered its contents to a holder of unsuspecting pension to show him what his pension could be financed. The stunt follows research by MMMM into …

Years ago, I remember participating in a question and answer session with a group of plan sponsors. The focus was on the challenge of not just getting, but keeping their plans compliant, while looking for creative ways to engage and encourage participants. Then, at one point, a weary-looking gentleman, expressing his frustration at the pressures …

Pension plan contribution limits, tax breaks, and your annual and lifetime allowances can all affect how much you should contribute in retirement. Hhow much can I contribute to my pension? is a question people often answer by calculating what they can afford after paying their bills and meeting other costs. However, to properly prepare for …

Many married women and civil partners forget to include their partner’s pension in the joint estate upon separation, even though it may be worth more than their house in some cases. As a result, they could end up in poverty, experts warn. Divorce laws are changing starting today, April 6, allowing couples to separate without …

TORONTO, April 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Aon plc (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm, today announced that the aggregate funded ratio of Canadian pension plans in the S&P/TSX Composite Index has increased from 96.9% to 100.5% over the past three months, according to Aon Pension Risk Tracker. The Aon Pension Risk Tracker calculates …

Carol Duffy fears she won’t be able to pay her rent after being tricked into handing over the money she was saving for her retirement. The 57-year-old grandmother is devastated as she may also have to call off her upcoming wedding. This is another example of how scammers are getting smarter and smarter, making new …

The chief investment officer of the state police and fire department pension system has abruptly resigned from his post, just days after trustees launched an internal investigation into conflict of interest charges raised in connection with a New York pension fund that once employed him. “The PFRS Board of Directors has accepted the resignation of …

Hundreds of female professors working in UK higher education have joined forces to write to university bosses urging them to drop planned pension cuts, arguing they will have a disproportionate impact on female academics. More than 800 of the most experienced women working in the sector have signed a letter which has been sent to …

The government is also considering allowing employees to invest more than 40% of the NPS corpus in systematic withdrawal plans and inflation-indexed products to increase their retirement income. As some opposition-led states announce plans to reintroduce the old Defined Benefit (OPS) pension scheme for their staff and abandon the reform-oriented National Contributory Pension System (NPS), …

Workplace Retirement Updates Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about workplace retirement news. In the UK, workers must be offered a new type of pension scheme that has the potential to provide better pension benefits and be cheaper for employers. The government will unveil its plans for new risk-sharing …