Keep up with what has been happening this week in our latest actuary news round-up…
In a new study by Just Group, women are more likely to miss out on free pension guidance as the study showed that women were nearly half as likely as men to know about their entitlement to the impartial pension guidance.
Findings from pension administrator Equinti (EQ) show that preserved defined contribution (DC) pension wealth has doubled to £291bn between 2016-2018 from £139bn between 2012-2014 after auto-enrolment was introduced.
Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has unveiled that UK pension schemes, insurance companies, asset managers and banks will be forced to disclose their financial exposure to climate change by 2025.
A report has been released which shows that HMRC have suffered a 75% increase in email attacks in the past year during the pandemic.
Data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has shown that the total debt stands at 100.8% the size of the entire UK economy with it reaching £2.1tn in October, as borrowing hit its sixth highest monthly total since records began in 1993.