Recent change to help unlock pensions savings have been revolutionary, leading to more people being in a pension scheme than ever before. But pension liabilities can be significant and the law is increasingly complex.
We advise on all aspects of pensions law and regulation, including change and restructuring projects and the implications of corporate transactions and liability management exercises.
In the private sector, we advise trustees and employers with scheme assets up to £350 million. We also advise on all the major public service pension schemes.
Advised a private equity scheme on pensions automatic enrolment duties, including the applicability of possible exceptions relating to members of a LLP and where individuals have applied to HMRC for transitional tax protection.
Advised global energy technology company pension trustees on a number of investment mandates, notably the appointment of SEI as the fiduciary manager for the entire scheme’s investments.
Acting for two pension providers in challenges to the decision by HMRC to reject in specie contribution claims relating to SIPPs.
Practical challenges facing SIPP providers during COVID-19 webinarRead more
Pensions Ombudsman Update - May 2020Read more
Sippchoice v HMRC- a change in the meaning of in-specie contributionRead more
SIPP & SSAS Ombudsman complaints round-up - Spring editionRead more
Pensions and COVID-19 - Revised guidance and regulatory easementsRead more
Brexit: the impactRead more
Pensions Ombudsman Update - January 2020Read more
Pensions indexation: time to say goodbye to RPI?Read more
Is the drawdown of an approved pension agreement considered "income"?Read more
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