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Join us in the fight against pension scams

The Pensions Regulator have recently launched a new initiative, in partnership with the Pension Scams Industry Group to help combat pension scams. They are asking Trustees and advisers to make a pledge to do al...

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Broadstone Secures New Backing to Support Ambitious Growth Plans

Broadstone, one of the UK’s leading independent providers of specialist pensions, trustee and employee benefits solutions, has announced that it has forged a partnership with Intermediate Capital Group plc (ICG...

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Brexit done?

So, after much drama, the UK and EU finally reached agreement on Christmas Eve on the key aspects of their future trading relationship following the UK’s exit from the EU. In the absence of traditional pantomim...


New Year’s resolutions – some Broadstone suggestions!

It is completely understandable that many of us are struggling to come up with suitable ideas for New Year’s resolutions for 2021, after the challenges brought our way by 2020. It’s true that lots of our normal...

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2020 – a year full of challenges

I am not sure anyone could have predicted quite the year that 2020 would turn out to be. This is a personal perspective on what has happened over the past 12 months. The start of the year would have seen a numb...

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Independent schools exiting the Teachers’ Pension Scheme pass 200 at end of 2020

A Freedom of Information request sent to the Department for Education by Broadstone on 14 December has revealed that 207 independent schools have left the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS) since the start of Janua...

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Cashflow Driven Investing: Taking animal spirits out of the funding plan

Cashflow Driven Investing (CDI) is an investment approach that helps defined benefit pension schemes with their funding efforts and can increase their likelihood of continuing to meet both their future cashflow...

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A TPS ‘phased withdrawal’ will soon be an option

So what does phased withdrawal involve? One of the many frustrations that independent schools regularly express regarding the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS) is the fact that it has not been possible to simply ‘...

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Why companies are now looking twice at health insurance

For a long time, private medical insurance has looked the same. It’s traditionally been for large corporations and high-level executives only, or a cash plan that requires people to pay out up front. But thanks...