Automatic Enrolment: Nest restrictions to be lifted

Automatic Enrolment: Nest restrictions to be lifted The Government has confirmed that it will look to remove restrictions on Nest (National Employment Savings Trust) by 2017. Our advisers can help you make the right decisions Auto enrolment team Contact our team of advisers today: 0115 933 8433 info@investmentsense.co.uk Online enquiry form At present the maximum annual contribution ...

Automatic Enrolment: 7 lessons we’ve learnt from the employers we’ve helped comply

Automatic Enrolment: 7 lessons we’ve learnt from the employers we’ve helped complyThere aren’t many times in life when the benefit of experience and hindsight isn’t useful. However, when it comes to Automatic Enrolment you will probably need to do it once, which means learning as you go. Of course one way around the problem is to use the services of an adviser and tap into their experience. We’ve helped many firms comply with the new rules, so we thought we’d put together seven of the key lessons we’ve learnt. Lesson #1: There’s an ideal ...

Automatic Enrolment: Pensions Regulator continues clampdown on non-compliant firms

Auto EnrolmentAny employers who think they can get away without complying with the Automatic Enrolment rules should think again, after further evidence emerged that the regulator will clamp down heavily on uncompliant employers. The Pensions Regulator will now publish quarterly updates showing how many times it has used its powers to make sure employers meet their obligations. In the first of these updates, it was revealed that he regulator has used its powers 23 times during the second quarter of 2014, to force firms to comply....

Automatic Enrolment: Costs rise for employers

Automatic Enrolment: Costs rise for employersA couple of weeks ago, we predicted that costs would rise for employers, after the Government introduced a charge cap on pensions used for Automatic Enrolment. This week we can report our prediction has come true. Earlier last month, Pensions Minister Steve Webb, announced that the maximum charge on a default pension fund, used for Automatic Enrolment purposes, would be capped at 0.75% from April 2015....