December 2013

Pensions Update

This month's edition includes articles on:

  • Christmas hours
  • Monthly Returns
  • Automatic Enrolment
  • LGPS 2014 Employer Workshops
  • New LGPS 2014
  • LGPC Bulletin 109

LGPS 2014 Posters 4 and 5



November 2013

Pensions Update

This edition includes articles on:

  • LPFA Christmas hours
  • Monthly Returns
  • Employer Forum Review
  • Valuation Update
  • New LGPS 2014
  • Fair Deal
  • Pensions Managers Conference: Torquay

LGPS 2014 posters, Fair Deal guidance



October 2013

Pensions Update October 2013

Issue Highlights:
  • Employer Forum
  • Employer Forum - Data Quality Help Desk
  • Valuation Update
  • www.yourfund.org.uk
  • Auto Enrolment
  • New LGPS 2014
  • Fair Deal
  • December FRS17

LPGS 2014 poster no.1; Fair Deal Briefing Note



September 2013

Pensions Update September 2013

Issue highlights:

  • Employer Forum
  • New LGPS 2014
  • High Earners
  • Auto Enrolment
  • LGPC Pensions Bulletin 106
  • Member Self Service


August 2013

Pensions Update August 2013

Issue Highlights:

  • www.yourfund.org.uk
  • New LGPS 2014
  • Consultation
  • Communications Plan
  • High Earners
  • Annual Allowance
  • Lifetime Allowance
  • Statement by Michael Gove in relation to acadamy pension liabilities
  • Employer Covenant Checks
  • Member Self Service 


July 2013

Pensions Update July 2013

Content:

  • LPFA Recent Awards
  • New Scheme
  • New LGPS 2014 Consultation
  • New Governance Arrangements
  • Protection from the reduction to the Lifetime Allowance 
  • Employer Training Events
  • LGPS 2014 Videos
  • Pensions Bill 2013/14
  • Member Self Service
  • August FRS17
  • Valuation

Associated LGA Circular, Employer Training Event and the LPFA's regulation consultation response



June 2013

Pensions Update June 2013

Content:

  • Automatic Enrolment
  • Member Self Service
  • New Scheme
  • Valuation
  • 'Pensions in the News' - Pension Liberation Schemes
  • Value of the fund
  • Technical Update

Click here for LGPS 2014 Payroll Briefing Note



May 2013

Pensions Update May 2013

Content:

  • Automatic Enrolment
  • Member Self Service
  • Pensions Administration Strategy
  • New Scheme
  • Valuation
  • July FRS17
  • LGE to LGA
  • Managing our Pension Liabilities
  • 'Pensions in the News' - Pension Liberation Schemes
  • Value of the fund

Click here for LGPS 2014 Payroll Note



April 2013

Pensions Update - April 2013

 

Content:

  • Valuation Update;

  • New Scheme;

  • Annual Allowance and Lifetime Allowance and the associated flowchart;

  • Automatic Enrolment;

  • Managing our Pension Liabilities; 

  • Pensions Administration Strategy;

  • End of Year Returns; and

  • Value of the Fund. 

 



March 2013

 

Pensions Update - 31 March 2013

Content:

  • New LGPS 2014;

  • Automatic Enrolment;

  • Technical Update;

  • Triennial Valuation;

  • Pensions Administration Strategy (PAS) - Consultation; and

  • Value of the Fund.  



February 2013

Pensions Update - 28 February 2013

Content:

  • New LGPS 2014;

  • Automatic Enrolment;

  • Technical Update;

  • Employer Valuation / End of Year Training;

  • Thinking of Outsourcing?

  • Pensions Administration Strategy (PAS) - Consultation; and

  • Value of the Fund.  



January 2013

Pensions Update - 31 January 2013

Content:

  • New LGPS 2014;

  • Automatic Enrolment;

  • Technical Update;

  • Board Member Update;

  • March FRS17;

  • Covenant Checks;

  • Part-time Workers;

  • Value of the Fund; and

  • Cash Equivalent Transfers.