DC communications

 

 Overview

 
Our extensive experience in tailoring communications to each pension scheme, sponsoring employer and workforce, enables us to provide members with clear, concise information and guidance to help them understand their benefits and make informed decisions.

Information is provided in a format that suits your employees and pension scheme members and designed with branding and language aligned to your corporate identity.

We have the expertise in delivering:

  • bespoke literature, using employer or scheme branding
  • group presentations that communicate generic pension scheme information
  • one-to-one meetings to answer individual questions, with full pensions advice available if required
  • podcasts and webcasts via an intranet link or by email
  • a dedicated helpline and email address to provide assistance for all active pension scheme members
     
 

 Insights and views

 
    Pensions Bulletin September 2014
    4 September 2014
    69 AD is known to ancient historians as ‘The Year of Four Emperors’. It was a year in which four men in turn (Galba, Otho, Vitellius and Vespasian) tried their luck at the imperial throne following the death of Nero. For pensions professionals, 2014 will be remembered as the ‘Year of Four Bills’.
     


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    Countdown to Flexiday Issue 5: Member communications in a post-Budget world
    26 August 2014
    In this note, the fifth in our ‘Countdown to Flexiday’ series, we look at the Government’s guidance guarantee and how the Budget changes will affect communications delivered to members regarding their retirement planning.
     


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    Countdown to Flexiday: Government responds to Flexiday consultation
    31 July 2014
    In this note, the fourth in our ‘Countdown to Flexiday’ series, we look at the Government’s response to its consultation on the radical changes to the tax rules governing pensions announced in the Budget in March.

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    Countdown to Flexiday: Increased opportunities to take small benefits as cash
    27 June 2014
    In this note, the third in our ‘Countdown to Flexiday’ series, we look at the changes to the rules for trivial commutation made in this year’s Budget, in particular whether bulk trivial commutation exercises are now likely to be more attractive.

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    Pensions Bulletin June 2014
    3 June 2014

    In the latest issue of our Pensions Bulletin, we look at the changing pensions environment, focusing on transitional regulations on the definition of money purchase, the arrival of the Pensions Act 2014 onto the statute books and a consultation on regulations relating to the abolition of defined benefit contracting out.

    The Bulletin also looks at some other recent developments, including the first enforcement report for non-compliance with the employer duties legislation, the IBM case and a draft Statement of Recommended Practice on company accounts.

     


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 Events

 
    Salary Sacrifice: The Great Exchange
    23 September 2014
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    Budget Pension Changes: Breakfast Briefing for Pension Schemes and Corporates
    8 October 2014
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    Budget Pension Changes: Breakfast Briefing for Pension Schemes and Corporates
    9 October 2014
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    Budget Pension Changes: Breakfast Briefing for Pension Schemes and Corporates
    14 October 2014
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    Budget Pension Changes: Breakfast Briefing for Pension Schemes and Corporates
    15 October 2014
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    Budget Pension Changes: Breakfast Briefing for Pension Schemes and Corporates
    9 December 2014
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    Budget Pension Changes: Breakfast Briefing for Pension Schemes and Corporates
    10 December 2014
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    Visit the Events area for all forthcoming Punter Southall seminars, conferences and events
    Speak to us

    Speak direct to our specialists in this area
    Grahame Cooper
    Principal
    Or call us on
    020 3327 5000
 

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