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Automatic-enrolment pension contribution rates to rise from 6th April 2019

By Trafalgar House | 08/02/2019 | News

In 2018, employee contributions to automatic-enrolment workplace pension schemes reached an all-time high with more than seventy per cent of the workforce becoming pension scheme members.

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Does service consolidation really make things more efficient?

By Toby Clark, Client Relationship Manager | 24/01/2019 | Article

Much debate has been had on the subject of consolidation recently. For smaller schemes especially, the benefits of streamlined processes, reduced operational fees and simplified governance structures are very seductive. Toby Clark, Client Relationship Manager, takes a look at the reality of service consolidation.

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Trafalgar House awarded Investor in Customers Gold for second year running

By Trafalgar House | 18/12/2018 | Press Release

Trafalgar House today announced the successful achievement of the Investor in Customers (IIC) Gold Award, the highest available accolade, for the second successive year.

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Back to the future

By Gillian Hickey, Implementation Project Manager | 07/12/2018 | Article

Gillian Hickey, Implementation Project Manager, takes a look at the recent GMP equalisation ruling and has a funny feeling that we've been here before...

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DC, not as easy as ABC

By Greg Rice, Member Services Manager | 23/10/2018 | Article

Administration of defined contribution schemes (DC) is often quoted as being easy or simple when compared to their more mature defined benefit (DB) counterparts. “It’s just like running a bank account” and “all you have to do is multiply one number by another,” are two of the most common remarks associated with administering this type of arrangement.

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Considering consolidation? Act now

By Daniel Taylor, Client Director | 19/10/2018 | Article

With the question of consolidation no longer if, but rather when, Trafalgar House warns schemes to act now if they are considering consolidation, outlining the possible implications for administrators and how to best prepare.

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