Services

Even before ‘governance’ became the byword for pensions, good governance has always been at the core of our services to clients. This is demonstrated in the types of services we provide. These range from supporting trustee boards in meeting their due diligence requirements and achieving a quality value for money service, through to working with firms delivering pensions services and supporting them to keep their services in line with the ever changing pensions landscape.

DC CONSULTING

We are on hand to ensure trustees and employers meet their DC regulatory responsibilities and help employers with their DC strategy, however that may be delivered. We work with Master Trusts to help them remain compliant and prepare for assurance audit, as well as preparing for greater TPR oversight. We can act as an adviser to IGC’s supporting them in demonstrating due diligence and good governance. For more information on this service please click here

BENCHMARKING & MARKET REVIEWS

We regularly carry out research on all the main service providers in the pensions industry. The in-depth knowledge and research we have is demonstrated through our rigorous benchmarking and market reviews and covers actuarial, administration, investment consulting, secretarial services, independent trustees and transition management. For more information on this service please click here

FIDUCIARY MANAGEMENT SELECTION & MONITORING

Through our research we have an oversight of the Fiduciary Management market. This enables us to assist our clients in their decision of whether to move to FM, what they can expect and how it differs from traditional investment consulting. Our monitoring service gives our clients peace of mind from a governance perspective. For more information on this service please click here

PROCESS & RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT

We support our clients in making their processes and relationships work more effectively. This includes working with in-house departments and outsourced providers to create defined roles and responsibilities. In turn this reduces risk and ensures value for money is achieved. For more information on this service please click here

TRUSTEE EFFECTIVENESS

We can assist trustee boards in evaluating their skill sets, identifying any gaps and recommending improvements to support good governance. For more information on this service please click here

WORKING WITH THE MARKET

We work with providers in the pensions market to assist with defining and developing their service and product delivery. Our in-depth knowledge of the market and integrity is a real benefit to clients. For more information on this service please click here